Tag Archives: elderly/concerns of older adults

Mass Quarantine May Spark Irrational Fear, Anxiety

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

With a new virus, “there is uncertainty, and that’s what drives anxiety,” she added. Lessons From SARS “All anxiety is certainly not bad,” Neda Gould, PhD, clinical psychologist and assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, told Medscape Medical News. …

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Summers Aren’t What They Used to Be

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 13, 2020 —  A long time seems to have passed and a lot of things have changed since I last wrote about my perspective on the emergence of the coronavirus (COVID-19).  It seems that hopes of the containment of spread of the …

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Scientists Seek Answers to Hypertension-COVID-19 Link

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 11, 2020, BOSTON — In the world of Ralph Baric, PhD, not much is a coincidence. So he perked up when he saw that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 illness, enters the lungs through ACE2 receptors, and that people with …

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