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Forgotten victims of Covid as dementia sufferers face more anxiety and confusion

Few people have found the past 12months easy, but for those living with dementia the pandemic has taken a particularly heavy toll. While a quarter of those who have died of Covid-19 also had dementia, a survey seen exclusively by the Sunday Mirror concluded that lockdown has had a shocking impact on those still living… Read More »

Identification and treatment key in responding to COVID-19 health anxiety in children

Early identification and treatment is vital to avoid long-term mental health consequences from COVID-19 among children and young people, say researchers. Writing in the Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy Journal, the psychologists from the University of Bath highlight how health anxieties can be triggered by changes like returning to school and argue that young people need… Read More »