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More than 200 days in, COVID-19 is taking a psychological toll, and that’s entirely normal

Article content continued University of Regina psychology professor Dr. Gordon Asmundson: “The psychological footprint of the pandemic is likely as big, if not bigger, than the medical footprint.” Photo by Brandon Harder/Postmedia/File Psychotherapy, now more accessible than ever via virtual care, can help people cope with abnormal stressors, Frances says. What he doesn’t support is… Read More »

Trump takes Regeneron’s antibodies, Gilead’s remdesivir, dexamethasone in first days of COVID-19 hospital stay

President Donald J. Trump’s medical team is navigating an uncertain COVID treatment course for the nation’s now-hospitalized leader. With Trump’s symptoms “up and down,” his physicians are throwing the kitchen sink at the virus, including a steroid therapy typically reserved for the most dire cases. This weekend, Trump’s personal doctor told reporters the president had… Read More »

U.S. reports more than 30,000 coronavirus cases two days straight, the highest number since May 1

The U.S reported more than 30,000 new coronavirus cases on Friday and Saturday, the highest daily totals since May 1, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. New cases are rising in states across the South, West and Midwest. Seven states hit record cases on Saturday, including Florida and South Carolina, which had their third… Read More »

‘Optimism tinged with anxiety’: What to expect from the next 100 days of COVID-19, according to experts

Article content “What’s keeping you awake at night?” That’s the question we put to doctors, scientists, philosophers, psychologists, futurists, microbiologists and bioethicists, 100 days after the World Health Organization officially declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. We asked the experts what they’re anticipating for the next 100 days, what we should do differently, what worries them most.… Read More »