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Pandemic is changing addiction care, for better and worse

Pandemic is changing addiction care, for better and worse

Pandemic is changing addiction care, for better and worse Pandemic is changing addiction care, for better and worse (HealthDay)—The COVID-19 pandemic is shaking up America’s approach to addiction treatment, but the fallout hasn’t been all bad, experts say. In-person support meetings either aren’t happening or have been severely curtailed, and …

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    How the pandemic is changing summer camp

    How the pandemic is changing summer camp

    How the pandemic is changing summer camp How the pandemic is changing summer camp (HealthDay)—If your children are going to summer school or camps this year, you may need to prepare them for safety precautions that will be in place due to the coronavirus pandemic, an expert says. “Social interaction, …

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      Changing trends in cardiovascular disease in Canada

      Good news and bad news: Changing trends in cardiovascular disease in Canada

      Changing trends in cardiovascular disease in Canada Changing trends in cardiovascular disease in Canada New analysis of hospital trends over 10 years provides a starting point for post-pandemic healthcare planning. The study also reveals concerning increases in some heart conditions and stroke in younger people. This one-page summary and research …

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        How coronavirus is changing the way we use drugs

        Pot, pills and the pandemic: how coronavirus is changing the way we use drugs

        How coronavirus is changing the way we use drugs How coronavirus is changing the way we use drugs Credit: Shutterstock There’s no question COVID-19 has changed many aspects of our lives. As drug researchers, we are interested in how the pandemic has affected illicit drug use in Australia. Our two …

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          Pandemic is changing your next doc appointment

          Pandemic is changing your next doc appointment

          Pandemic is changing your next doc appointment Pandemic is changing your next doc appointment (HealthDay)—In response to the coronavirus pandemic, many doctors’ offices and clinics have made changes to protect patients, care providers and staff. As an example, here’s what’s being done at Penn State Health. “When our patients first …

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            Seniors fearful of COVID-19 are changing their living wills

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            Seniors fearful of COVID-19 are changing their living wills Seniors fearful of COVID-19 are changing their living wills Credit: CC0 Public Domain Last month, Minna Buck revised a document specifying her wishes should she become critically ill. “No intubation,” she wrote in large letters on the form, making sure to …

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              What you need to know about how coronavirus is changing science

              What you need to know about how coronavirus is changing science

              What you need to know about how coronavirus is changing science What you need to know about how coronavirus is changing science Credit: Angelina Bambina/shutterstock.com The evolving COVID-19 pandemic has created an urgent need for scientific evidence, and quickly. We need politicians to be able to make informed decisions, and …

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                New treatment for childhood anxiety works by changing parent behavior

                New treatment for childhood anxiety works by changing parent behavior 2

                Credit: CC0 Public Domain A study in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP) reports that an entirely parent-based treatment, SPACE (Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions), is as efficacious as individual cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for the treatment of childhood and adolescent anxiety disorders. Anxiety …

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