May 30, 2020

Newsweek Magazine: The Mental Health Toll from the Coronavirus Could Rival that of the Disease Itself

The most ominous warnings are emerging from a report on “projected deaths of despair” from COVID-19 by the Robert Graham Center, a think tank associated with […]
May 30, 2020

Politico: Bad state data hides coronavirus threat as Trump pushes reopening

“Some might use this report to argue that this is why our economy needs to open up fast. But that’s NOT what we are saying,” wrote the […]
May 29, 2020

The Christian Science Monitor Podcast: Today’s Premium Stories, As all 50 states reopen, leaders weigh tough questions

At the same time, isolation and joblessness have their own costs – among them, mental health, children’s welfare, and financial ruin. Unemployment stands at 14.7%, the […]
May 28, 2020

The Hill: US ill-prepared for coronavirus-fueled mental health crisis

The Well Being Trust released an estimate earlier this month that the COVID-19 pandemic could cause 75,000 “deaths of despair” from drug and alcohol use and […]
May 28, 2020

USA Today: Health care workers who attend church services have better mental health

One of these impacts, we know, is an increasing risk of alcoholism, drug abuse and mental illness as each day passes. Well Being Trust, a foundation dedicated […]
May 28, 2020

Flattening the mental health curve is the next big coronavirus challenge

We know the virus has a deadly impact on the human body. But its impact on our mental health may be deadly too. Some recent projections […]
May 27, 2020

Evansville Courier & Press: Mental health experts: as Tri-State workforce returns, help available for COVID-19 stress

Although COVID-19, the illness caused by the current coronavirus outbreak, can sometimes be fatal, so too can the stress it has caused, she said. Chappell said […]
May 27, 2020

Public News Service: Drug Overdose Deaths Are Down. Will COVID-19 Trigger an Increase?

For the first time in two decades, said John Auerbach, president and chief executive of the nonprofit Trust for America’s Health, U.S. deaths from drug overdoses, alcohol […]
May 26, 2020

Todos Somos Uno: Una nueva crisis de salud podría avecinarse: una ola de suicidios

Un estudio publicado este viernes intentó estimar la cifra. Según el análisis, que no fue revisado por otros expertos del campo, en la próxima década hasta […]