Various studies from China, France, and New York have emerged throughout the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic regarding the relationship between the disease and an increased risk for stroke. Although many of the studies lack appropriate control groups or are in their initial phase, there are some common trends that healthcare professionals should take into consideration while caring for...

Over the last few years, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) have been increasingly integrated into the healthcare setting. The Virtual Reality Society defines VR as “the term used to describe a three-dimensional, computer generated environment which can be explored and interacted with by a person." The user becomes...

Although there are limited studies regarding COVID-19 and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), recent articles have been published noting that PTSD may very well be a lasting consequence of the disease. Those who contracted the disease have been isolated, whether it be at home or in the hospital, due to visitation and travel restrictions in...

In the first six months of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has gripped the world and largely affected the mental health of many individuals. With stay-at-home orders and self quarantine, day-to-day life has changed immensely. Millions have filed for unemployment, and some have difficulties accessing care for chronic illness. Meanwhile, over 100,000 Americans have lost their lives to COVID-19. The...