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The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories During COVID-19

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With 2020 behind us, it’s no surprise it has been a very busy year for conspiracy theorists. We’ve heard everything from 5G spread diseases to microchip tracking, face masks to satanic pedophiles in government. Unfortunately, history tends to repeat itself. During the Spanish pandemic flu, which killed over 20 million people, there were anti-mask groups…

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How To Encourage Internal Networking During COVID-19.

How To Encourage Internal Networking During COVID-19.

Photo by Jason Rosewell on Unsplash The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on all areas of our lives. From work to leisure, no element of our daily routines has been left untouched. With many offices turning to remote working to protect their employees, it can be challenging to ensure that your staff get…

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Managing Well-being and Postgraduate Study During Covid-19

An Open Letter to the Fresher

Chrissie writes about her experience with prioritizing wellbeing when transitioning to PhD and the challenges PhD students face during the Covid-19 pandemic. – Chrissie Thwaites In September 2020, shortly after submitting the last work for my master’s degree, I started a doctorate. And there is no doubt about it: the transition to postgraduate research as…

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The Weeknd reveals next album will be inspired by Black Lives Matter movement and COVID-19 pandemic

'I have been more inspired and creative': The Weeknd recently revealed to the TMRW special edition zine that both the Black Lives Matter movement and COVID-19 will inspire his next album

He may have the fourth best selling album of the year. But The Weeknd is already thinking about the next big project. The 30-year-old After Hours hitmaker recently revealed to the TMRW special edition zine that both the Black Lives Matter movement and COVID-19 will inspire his next album.  As his planned After Hours tour…

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COVID-19 Pandemic Measures Bring an Epidemic of Substance Abuse

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While the COVID-19 pandemic has affected people around the world, it is having a profound impact on those dealing with drug addiction. Experts have repeatedly reported an addiction pattern that increases with natural disasters and pandemics. Do COVID measures like social isolation do more harm than good to addicts? Short periods of isolation have a…

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Violence, defund the police and COVID-19: looking back on 2020 with Edmonton’s police chief – Edmonton

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2020 was defined by a number of things: a global pandemic, a massive civil rights movement, calls to defund the police — and the city of Edmonton wasn’t immune to any of them. In his year-end interview with 630 CHED Mornings, Edmonton Police Service Chief Dale McFee talked about the major year we’re leaving behind…

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Woman has been in a wheelchair for five months after contracting COVID-19

Struggling: Nataly Najarro, a registered behavior technician, from Sun Valley, California, has been largely confined to wheelchair for five months after contracting COVID-19

A woman who contracted COVID-19 at a Black Lives Matter protest has revealed that she has been in a wheelchair for the past five months and relies on her parents to take care of her as she struggles with ongoing symptoms from the virus.   Nataly Najarro, a registered behavior technician, from Sun Valley, California, took…

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Student Minds Blog : Uncertainty Amidst Covid-19

An Open Letter to the Fresher

Caiyun shares her experiences in dealing with uncertainty during COVID-19 and their different manners. – Caiyun The coronavirus pandemic has drastically changed our lifestyle in many ways. Students and teachers had to adjust to distant learning / teaching; People lost their jobs and had to apply for unemployment benefits; fresh graduates struggled to find a…

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Mindfully Healing’s response to COVID-19

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We were closely monitoring the evolution of COVID-19 as cases emerged in Minnesota and our local community. Proper hygiene standards are not new to us – our regular protocols require thorough hygiene between each patient interaction at Mindfully Healing. It has always been our goal to provide a clean and safe environment for our patients…

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COVID-19 and America’s Drug Epidemic

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Before COVID-19 hit American soil, there wasn’t much curiosity about how the growing epidemic might collide with another well-established epidemic that has raged uncontrollably for nearly two decades. Perhaps the novelty of the corona virus and the political atmosphere that developed around it has monopolized the attention of many Americans and distracted them from what…

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Flattening the Curve: Supporting our Workforce towards a Healthier Trajectory post Covid-19, By Jane McNeice

Flattening the Curve: Helping Our Workforce Towards a Healthier Trajectory After Covid-19 by Jane McNeice

It has been a few months since the Mind Matters team connected with delegates who attended the 2020 Health & Wellbeing at Work conference in Birmingham. The conference now seems a world away in terms of time, change, adaptive learning and imagery like that of Dame Carol Black’s keynote address in this post – a…

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Returning to School & Work post Covid-19, By Jane McNeice

Return to school and work after Covid-19, By Jane McNeice

For happy industries where the business impact of Covid-19 has been minimal or has actually improved their circumstances. In this case, they may have had to hire more capacity or simply continue to support existing workers to get them back to work just cannot be on their agenda. Unfortunately for many employers this has not…

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Senior HomeCare Guide during Covid-19 Epidemic

Senior Home Care

From Sarah Keller Before COVID-19, home care is considered to be one of the least valued sectors in the healthcare industry. Home care is essentially providing non-medical care to seniors so that they can thrive and stay healthy at home. Professional home care providers help seniors who have just been discharged from hospital or who…

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