After Hurricane, Signs of a Mental Health Crisis Haunt Puerto Rico

After Hurricane, Signs of a Mental Health Crisis Haunt Puerto Rico

After Hurricane, Signs of a Mental Health Crisis Haunt Puerto Rico

The storm’s violent winds and screeching rains assaulted the island’s psyche for 72 hours, and public health officials say much of the population shows signs of post-traumatic stress.

Source: www.nytimes.com/2017/11/13/us/puerto-rico-hurricane-maria-mental-health.html?smid=tw-share

Increased Hours Online Correlate With An Uptick In Teen Depression

It’s not proof of cause and effect, but should be a warning, researchers say. Surveys showed teens — especially girls — who spent hours online daily were more likely than others to report depression.

Source: www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/11/14/563767149/increased-hours-online-correlate-with-an-uptick-in-teen-depression-suicidal-thou?utm_campaign=storyshare