Global Statistics

All countries
33,290,383
Confirmed
Updated on September 27, 2020 11:03 pm
All countries
24,388,354
Recovered
Updated on September 27, 2020 11:03 pm
All countries
1,001,967
Deaths
Updated on September 27, 2020 11:03 pm

Global Statistics

All countries
33,290,383
Confirmed
Updated on September 27, 2020 11:03 pm
All countries
24,388,354
Recovered
Updated on September 27, 2020 11:03 pm
All countries
1,001,967
Deaths
Updated on September 27, 2020 11:03 pm
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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: Theory, Research,…

Is there a link between thunderstorms and an increase in ER visits?

A new study has found an association between thunderstorms and an increase in the number of older adults seeking emergency care for respiratory issues.New research has found that older adults with respiratory issues are more likely to need emergency medical care on the eve of a thunderstorm.The research, published as a letter in JAMA Internal…

The Recovery Room: News beyond the pandemic — September 25

The coronavirus pandemic has dominated the headlines and our daily lives for most of this year. Medical News Today have covered this fast-moving, complex story with live updates on the latest news, interviews with experts, and an ongoing investigation into the deep racial disparities that COVID-19 has helped unmask. However, this has not stopped us…

Video gaming as a child related to improvements in memory

A new study exploring the link between video games and cognition finds that playing video games as a child can improve a person’s working memory years later on specific tasks.Video games can be a contentious topic, particularly among parents or caregivers who may be concerned about the effects of spending hours in front of the…

Food insecurity in the US increasingly linked to obesity

Nearly 23% of people with obesity in the United States have reported food insecurity, compared with 15% of people with moderate weight. This association with obesity has doubled since 1999–2000, according to a recent analysis of trends in food insecurity.“Food insecurity” refers to a lack of access to enough food for an active, healthy life.…
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