Carolyn Hax: How to manage severe job-interview anxiety

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Placeholder while article actions load Adapted from an online discussion. Dear Carolyn: I’m 40 and have a master’s degree and plenty of experience. Yet I have severe anxiety around job interviews, I think due to lack of confidence. The more I want the job, the more anxious I become. I’m […]

Severe depression: Causes, symptoms, and more

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Severe depression means that a person’s depression symptoms are very intense, often enough to interfere with many daily functions. Severe depression is not a distinct diagnosis from major depressive disorder. Rather, people tend to experience their depression as more severe when they have several symptoms of depression or when some […]

Common health issues raise risk for severe COVID-19; sudden food aversion in toddlers may be due to COVID

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Vials labelled “VACCINE Coronavirus COVID-19” are seen in this illustration taken December 11, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Dec 22 (Reuters) – The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the […]

Colorado has a severe shortage of mental health workers

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In the spring of 2020, the community mental health center that serves Jefferson, Gilpin and Clear Creek counties had a completely manageable number of job openings — 11 therapists, counselors and other clinicians.  But as the coronavirus pandemic gripped Colorado, the vacancies started to climb, first into the teens and […]