Mental

Mental Health Issues Soaring During COVID Pandemic

By E.J. Mundell HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 13, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The pandemic is taking a big toll on Americans’ psyches: A new government report found that about 41% of adults surveyed in late June “reported an adverse mental…

Students’ Struggle with Mental Health in Pandemic

TUESDAY, Aug. 11, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Depression, anxiety and inactive lifestyles are all too common among college students, and a new study finds they may have escalated during the initial outbreak of COVID-19. Using a mix of smartphone data…

Many LGBTQ Youth Suffer From Mental Health Woes

TUESDAY, July 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — As many as 40% of LGBTQ youth and more than half of transgender and nonbinary youth contemplated taking their life in the past year, according to a new report. Also, one in…

COVID Worsens Mental Health In The LGBTQ Community

MONDAY, July 6, 2020 (HealthDay News) — In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, anxiety and depression are striking many in the LGBTQ+ community for the first time, researchers say. “What I was hearing at the beginning of the…