Coronavirus Pandemic Update 69: "NAC" Supplementation and COVID-19 (N-Acetylcysteine)

COVID-19 Update 69 with Roger Seheult, MD of N-Acetylcysteine (NAC) is an over the counter supplement that has been utilized by clinicians for years to treat acetaminophen (Tylenol) overdose, as a mucolytic, and for other medical problems. There is compelling research that NAC may also reduce the severity of viral infections like influenza, and perhaps… Continue reading Coronavirus Pandemic Update 69: "NAC" Supplementation and COVID-19 (N-Acetylcysteine)

Coronavirus: Kids and Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Explaining the COVID-19 novel coronavirus to children can be a challenge. Dr. Breanna Winder-Patel, a clinical psychologist at the world-renowned UC Davis MIND Institute, answers questions about guiding kids through this difficult situation, including those with neurodevelopmental differences, and explains how to understand and manage their stress and anxiety. This was recorded before mandatory masking… Continue reading Coronavirus: Kids and Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mental Health Care in a Pandemic: Dealing with Anxiety and More

Coronavirus can stir up all sorts of feelings, like fear, anxiety or stress. A little stress can be helpful. It can be the motivator that keeps us self-isolating or washing our hands. But constant or high levels of stress can negatively affect our mental and physical health. Mental health care is always important, but doing… Continue reading Mental Health Care in a Pandemic: Dealing with Anxiety and More