What is the psycholgy of disaster management?

What is the psycholgy of disaster management?

In times of turmoil, in which large populations are affected by factors mostly outside of their control, community-wide efforts of keeping the situation in check can take a long-lasting emotional and psychological toll. In this Special Feature, we look at the psychological aspects of disaster management. Share on PinterestIn this Special Feature, learn about the […]
Blood test can detect 50 different types of cancer

Blood test can detect 50 different types of cancer

A new blood test can detect more than 50 types of cancer, as well as where in the body they originated — even before symptoms develop. Researchers in the United States and United Kingdom developed the new test, and they now report their findings in the journal Annals...
Staying present may help planners minimize stress

Staying present may help planners minimize stress

A study finds that planning while mindfully staying in the moment may improve responses to stressful events. A new study has suggested that people can minimize adverse emotional reactions to stressful events by both planning ahead and mindfully staying in the moment...
Allocating ventilators during COVID-19: What is ‘fair’?

Allocating ventilators during COVID-19: What is ‘fair’?

It is hard to imagine a topic more sensitive, and a situation more difficult, than deciding who gets to live and die in the time of a pandemic. Yet this is the reality of the COVID-19 outbreak and the resource shortage it has caused. Share on PinterestDeciding who...