Anxiety symptoms increased during the pandemic, Google Trends show

A new study has found a significant rise in people searching Google for anxiety symptoms during the pandemic. New research found that in the United States, Google searches for ‘worry,’ ‘anxiety,’ and therapeutic techniques to manage worry and anxiety have increased during the pandemic. The research, featuring as a commentary in the journal Psychological Trauma: […]

Eating too much sugar: Effects and symptoms

In the short-term, eating too much sugar may contribute to acne, weight gain, and tiredness. In the long-term, too much sugar increases the risk of chronic diseases, such as type 2 diabetes and heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

How to know if you have a blood clot: Symptoms and treatment

Being aware of the signs and symptoms of blood clots can help people seek treatment if they experience them. Blood clots are semisolid clumps of blood that form in veins or arteries. A blood clot may be stationary (known as a thrombus) and block the flow of blood. Or,...

What is trauma? Types, symptoms, and treatments

Psychological trauma is a response to an event that a person finds highly stressful. Examples include being in a war zone, a natural disaster, or an accident. Trauma can cause a wide range of physical and emotional symptoms. Not everyone who experiences a stressful...

COVID-19 patients experience neurological symptoms

Altered mental status and stroke are the most common neurological symptoms that hospitalized COVID-19 patients experience, according to a new study from Italy. Share on PinterestNew research explores the neurological symptoms that seem to characterize COVID-19. People...