COVID-19 patients are spending weeks in intensive care units, isolated and alone, knowing they have a disease that doctors don't fully understand. It's a recipe for post-traumatic stress disorder.
May 19, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: psychology mental-health medicine depression anxiety hospitals medical-care trauma health coronavirus patients social-isolation ptsd covid-19 social-distancing
A new review assesses the potential long-term psychological impact of COVID-19.
May 18, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: mental-health coronavirus hallucinations delirium fatigue ptsd covid-19
About half of incarcerated women in the United States are mothers to children under age 18. Natural spaces within a prison can help maintain their mother-child bonds.
May 8, 2020 • ~9 min
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While there have been spikes across the board, some groups are suffering more than others.
May 7, 2020 • ~6 min
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Ten tips for lockdown from a specialist psychologist.
May 5, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: mental-health coronavirus self-control covid-19 working-from-home lockdown
Mental health experts have called for universal basic income as far back as 1969.
April 27, 2020 • ~9 min
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We're measuring online conversation to track the social and mental health issues surfacing during the coronavirus pandemic
America's news reports and social media chatter open a window into the nation's psyche. An AI-based text analysis of these words shows that the coronavirus is driving up familiar social ills.
April 20, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: artificial-intelligence social-media mental-health depression domestic-violence pandemic big-data coronavirus alcoholism drug-addiction new-coronavirus covid-19 research-brief social-distancing
We spend 90% of our lives indoors, and every building has its own indoor microbiome. Can we learn to manage them in ways that support helpful microbes and suppress harmful ones?
April 17, 2020 • ~10 min
Tags: environmental-health architecture microbiome microbes buildings cleaning coronavirus-2020 covid-19
Why elite athletes may struggle more during self-isolation.
April 14, 2020 • ~5 min
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It takes a period of mental adjustment to get over such big changes but optimism and structure could help.
April 6, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: sleep mental-health coronavirus fatigue covid-19
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