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How to combat seasonal depression during the COVID-19 pandemic
on September 23, 2020 at 4:00 pm
Learn more about the signs, symptoms and treatment for seasonal affective disorder.
3 ways exercise benefits your mental health
on September 23, 2020 at 3:31 pm
Challenging sports with fellow players, like tennis or soccer, have a greater effect on cognitive abilities than solo fitness activities.
As US hits 200,000 COVID-19 deaths, experts warn of growing mental health crisis
on September 22, 2020 at 4:18 pm
Experts warn about a less visible but worrisome outbreak happening simultaneously: increasingly poor mental health.
When does a good attitude become toxic positivity?
on September 17, 2020 at 4:22 pm
One's own positive outlook shouldn't take the place of listening thoughtfully to others' experiences.
There was a college mental health crisis before COVID-19. Now it may be worse.
on September 15, 2020 at 4:23 pm
The pandemic is increasing anxiety and depression among young adults.
COVID-19 school closings linked to increase in depression and suicide
on September 12, 2020 at 10:24 pm
Primary school students in China experienced more depressive symptoms and made more suicide attempts after schools closed for the pandemic.
Coronavirus pandemic taking much bigger mental health toll on young adults compared to older adults
on September 11, 2020 at 10:29 pm
Survey finds adults under 35 are likely to report negative feelings or experience stress and anxiety.
The benefits of note-taking by hand
on September 10, 2020 at 10:30 pm
Keyboarding does not provide the tactile feedback to the brain that contact between pencil or pen and paper does.