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Gaming might save your sanity during social distancing
on March 27, 2020 at 2:54 am
Playing video games can give your mind a needed break from the stress of current world events.
Gap between white and black children closes in autism cases
on March 27, 2020 at 2:41 am
CDC states that the gap in autism diagnoses between white and black children has closed as cases rise.
What is stress?
on March 24, 2020 at 2:51 am
Psychologist explores the definition of stress and how it manifests itself in the body.
Childhood obesity linked to a higher risk of anxiety and depression
on March 21, 2020 at 2:53 am
Research highlights the health risks associated with childhood obesity and the need to prevent obesity and support those who are obese.
How to cope with coronavirus anxiety
on March 21, 2020 at 2:52 am
Too much worry can be counterproductive.
Why is toilet paper vanishing from supermarkets?
on March 15, 2020 at 12:47 am
When you see someone in the store panic-buying, that can cause a fear-contagion effect.
How to keep coronavirus fears from affecting your mental health
on March 15, 2020 at 12:39 am
There is a space between ignoring the biggest story in the world right now, and going into a full-on panic.
The body positive movement for children and how to teach it
on March 13, 2020 at 12:57 am
It's common for some children to diet, binge eat and struggle with fears of getting fat.