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Study reveals medium-term impact of COVID-19

Study reveals medium-term impact of COVID-19

Researchers find distinct effects of adversity in the genomes of men than women born preterm

Researchers find distinct effects of adversity in the genomes of men than women born preterm

Lack of sleep impairs the ability to suppress intrusive thoughts

Lack of sleep impairs the ability to suppress intrusive thoughts

Serious ongoing symptoms in COVID-19 survivors

Serious ongoing symptoms in COVID-19 survivors

Anti-inflammatory therapy helps slow progression of multiple sclerosis in a preclinical model

Anti-inflammatory therapy helps slow progression of multiple sclerosis in a preclinical model

Higher physical activity, lower sitting time linked with better physical and mental health in older adults

Higher physical activity, lower sitting time linked with better physical and mental health in older adults

Older COVID patients battle ‘brain fog,’ weakness and emotional turmoil

Older COVID patients battle ‘brain fog,’ weakness and emotional turmoil

Study finds higher cannabis dose is associated with larger reductions in OCD compulsions

Study finds higher cannabis dose is associated with larger reductions in OCD compulsions

Researchers provide new evidence that fear and anxiety reflect overlapping brain circuits

Researchers provide new evidence that fear and anxiety reflect overlapping brain circuits

Study finds direct link between physical fitness, cognitive performance, and optimal nutrition

Study finds direct link between physical fitness, cognitive performance, and optimal nutrition

Perceived risk of COVID-19 infection increases likelihood of depression among people in Soweto

Perceived risk of COVID-19 infection increases likelihood of depression among people in Soweto

Children diagnosed with ADHD, autism frequently visit hospitals and doctors during infancy

Children diagnosed with ADHD, autism frequently visit hospitals and doctors during infancy

Researchers study link between psychological responses and risk communication during COVID-19

Researchers study link between psychological responses and risk communication during COVID-19

Future waves of COVID-19 will likely lead to further school closures

Future waves of COVID-19 will likely lead to further school closures

Healthcare workers experience mental health problems during and after pandemics

Healthcare workers experience mental health problems during and after pandemics

Study: COVID-19 has prompted Americans to focus more on their health

Study: COVID-19 has prompted Americans to focus more on their health

Governments must expand mental health and drug treatment services for young people

Governments must expand mental health and drug treatment services for young people

A better understanding of the gut-brain axis may lead to new treatments for neurological disorders

A better understanding of the gut-brain axis may lead to new treatments for neurological disorders

Study aims to understand the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on Canadian veterans and their spouses

Study aims to understand the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on Canadian veterans and their spouses

Researchers identify potential drugs that could be repurposed as pan-coronavirus treatments

Researchers identify potential drugs that could be repurposed as pan-coronavirus treatments