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Interest in point-of-care technologies increases among healthcare professionals during the pandemic

Interest in point-of-care technologies increases among healthcare professionals during the pandemic

Healthcare professional interest in point-of-care technologies (POCTs) has increased during the pandemic, with perceived applications of easy-to-use devices at home, mobile, or at the bedside for a wider range of illnesses. Does the COVID-19 pandemic have a positive side? A recent paper by UMass Chan Medical School and UMass Lowell researchers in humanities and social …

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Stress levels among women at 10-year high, survey finds

Stress levels among women at 10-year high, survey finds

According to a new report, levels of stress, anxiety, worry, sadness and anger among women around the world have reached their highest level in 10 years. In one of the largest studies of women’s wellbeing, analytics firm Gallup and medical technology company Hologic, Inc. teamed up to survey more than 66,000 women in 122 countries …

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US officials: border crossings soar among Venezuelans

US officials: border crossings soar among Venezuelans

By ELLIOT SPAGAT – Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — The number of Venezuelans arrested at the U.S. border with Mexico soared in August, while fewer migrants from Mexico and some Central American countries were apprehended, officials said Monday. responsible. Venezuelans have overtaken Guatemalans and Hondurans to become the second nationality after Mexicans among migrants …

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'We Live Among You' Photo Exhibit Features People Struggling With Mental Health Issues - WABE

‘We Live Among You’ Photo Exhibit Features People Struggling With Mental Health Issues – WABE

In-depth conversations about mental health in America are still relatively new. In popular culture, certain movies and TV shows have helped break down the stigma associated with mental health issues. “We Live Among You” is a new photography exhibit featuring several Atlanta residents struggling with mental health issues. Alongside the photos, personal stories in the …

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Study provides update on prevalence of depression among US population

Study provides update on prevalence of depression among US population

Increase in depression without proportional increase in treatment is widespread, reports a study conducted at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and City University of New York. In 2020, depression in the past 12 months was common in nearly 1 in 10 Americans and nearly 1 in 5 adolescents and young adults. Embargoed results …

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