• Stress associated with an increased risk of getting COVID-19, study finds

    9 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study has found that people who experienced increased stress, anxiety and depression at the start of the pandemic, were at greater risk of getting COVID-19. The research found that greater psychological distress during the early phase of the pandemic was significantly associated with participants later reporting SARS-CoV-2 infection, a greater number of symptoms and also more severe symptoms.
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  • Sorry, pot smokers: Research on cannabis to fight COVID studied hemp compounds, not THC

    10 days ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    The researchers who found certain hemp compounds can fight COVID-19 infections don't mean to harsh your vibe, but they didn't study THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana.
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