How COVID-19 has triggered an Increase in Schizophrenia Cases?

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How COVID-19 has triggered an Increase in Schizophrenia Cases?

Image Credit: https://www.123rf.com/photo_16633211_abstract-word-cloud-for-schizophrenia-with-related-tags-and-terms.html Schizophrenia is a chronic brain disorder that affects less than one percent of the U.S. population. When schizophrenia is active, symptoms can include delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech, trouble with thinking and lack of motivation. Research has shown that schizophrenia affects men and women fairly equally but may…
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How Online Gambling games have impacted youth at large

Image Credit: https://www.gamblingsites.com/blog/the-evolution-of-online-gambling-what-has-changed-in-20-years-86887/ Gambling has been a famous leisure activity and a pass time habit for adults and young adults previously. However, recently young and teens are getting attracted towards online gambling and hence are becoming addicted towards it. Online gambling is now worth an estimated $30 billion. And online…
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How COVID-19 has triggered more Bipolar and Schizophrenia cases in recent times?

Image Credit :https://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/home/bipolar-disorder-advisor/presence-of-psychosis-in-bipolar-depression-not-a-factor-in-treatment-outcomes/ Schizophrenia is associated with risk factors for poor outcomes with SARS-CoV-2/coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infection, including diabetes, hypertension, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). A recent study found that schizophrenia was associated with an increased risk of severe COVID-19 infection. Whether health outcomes and care differ between…