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...

Research indicates there are prominent healthcare disparities among minorities in the United States, and that these individuals often receive lower-quality care than caucasian individuals. The Kaiser Family Foundation defines healthcare disparities as “differences in health and health care between groups that are closely linked with...

While Hydroxychloroquine alone or in combination with Azithromycin has been presented as a possible treatment modality for COVID-19, it is still considered investigational and has not been approved by the FDA.Hydroxychloroquine has been used in combination with Azithromycin for the treatment of novel COVID-19. While...

Over at TCTMD, Asif Quasim is wondering if, in the wake of COVID-19 and the need to limit its spread, more physicians and healthcare professionals should be turning to digital solutions for their ongoing education.Medical meetings and educational summits are being canceled as alarm grows...