Tag:

pandemic

Time to wrangle your worries?

When reality paints a grim picture, try these 5 psych tricks to re-color your canvas.

Patient Story

‘Do not ignore the warnings’

Migrant farmworker Quirino Mejia has spent much of his summer in the hospital for COVID-19 treatment. He shares a cautionary message.

A port in the storm

Folks around you getting amped up? A few helpful tactics might ease those tense exchanges. 

‘We’re still in this’

Almost six months into the COVID-19 battle, Blodgett ICU team members continue the fight. Together.

Answers to your COVID-19 questions

You asked, and our clinical experts responded, sharing what they know about the virus that has changed our world.

Feeling angsty about masks or social distancing?

A psychologist delves into our human reactions to COVID-19 health guidelines—and our (often faulty) assessment of risk levels.

COVID-19: Staying fit and healthy

Safe exercise routines can help you tamp down anxiety and boost your immunity.

9 ways to handle face mask conversations

A behavioral health expert shares her tips for communicating with those who disagree with wearing masks.

‘Can we please go play?’

Kids are eager to get back out there. Here’s how to do it safely.

COVID-19 and your heart

Those with cardiovascular disease should continue to be careful about avoiding the virus because they are at high risk for complications.

The new rules for grandparents

After months of Zoom, Skype and FaceTime, families might be able to get a little closer while still managing risks.

‘A mask is the way to do this’

It can help protect the most vulnerable from sickness, infectious disease specialists say.

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