The lack of certainty about when the losses caused by the pandemic will end makes it difficult to process and mourn appropriately, Dr. Dara...
An increase in suicide related to COVID-19 is not inevitable provided preventive action is prompt, the group notes.
Across the two surveys, respondents’ primary concern was anxiety, which was cited in 750 responses.
It wasn't long before all but two of the unit's 103 patients in South Korea's Daenam Hospital were positive for the virus.
It’s a good time to consider developing plans for maintaining physical, mental, and social health.
It is in adversity that we will find our strength as a hospital medicine community.
School closures could noticeably worsen the epidemic of childhood obesity that already threatens many children in the United States.
“Communities and organizations could consider training nontraditional groups to provide psychological first aid,” the authors wrote.
“Psychiatrists and other providers have an opportunity to fix things from the inside out,” Dr. Elizabeth Ford said.
Establishing and maintaining routines is important for both physical and mental health at every age and time, but especially when a major change...