Psychological status and behavior changes of the public during the COVID-19 epidemic in China

ConclusionsWe need to pay more attention to public psychological stress, especially among young people, as they are likely to experience anxiety, depression, and psychological abnormalities. Different psychological interventions could be formulated according to the psychological characteristics of different gender and age groups. The majority of respondents followed specific behaviors required by the authorities, but it will take time to observe the effects of these behaviors on the epidemic.
Source: Infectious Diseases of Poverty - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research

Related Links:

What ethical issues should be considered during the current COVID-19 pandemic?Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news
The authors make the case for the implementation of pooled testing for COVID-19.American Journal of Epidemiology
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news
As coronavirus cases surge across the US, doctors and nurses are telling CNN there's still a dire shortage of protective equipment, especially masks. Critics say the Trump administration isn't properly using a law that could help alleviate the shortage. CNN's Drew Griffin reports
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Countries need to prepare for a potential uptick in coronavirus infections this winter that could be more serious than the initial outbreak of the pandemic, scientists say.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Wearing masks to prevent spread of coronavirus is a sign of repect, health officials say.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
What used to be the country's epicenter of Covid-19 has now reached a promising milestone. But that doesn't mean the battle is over, with rising infection rates among young adults.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
The nation's top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci issued another warning about the seriousness of the Covid-19 pandemic as the White House attempts to discredit him.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
What should be a booming tourist destination this time of year is now riddled with coronavirus, dwarfing other states and even entire countries in some metrics.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
One in three young adults is at risk of severe Covid-19, and smoking plays a big part in that risk, according to new research published Monday in the Journal of Adolescent Health.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
ConclusionsThe first-line anti-epidemic medical staff have high anxiety and depression symptoms and adopting positive coping styles will help to improve their negative emotions.
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
More News: Anxiety | China Health | Coronavirus | COVID-19 | Depression | Epidemics | Epidemiology | Infectious Diseases | International Medicine & Public Health | Outbreaks | Pneumonia | Psychology