(NEW YORK) -- When the pandemic hit more than a year ago, rates of depression soared, with 28% of respondents in one survey reporting depressive symptoms compared with 9% before COVID-19. As levels of depression rise, public health experts typically expect suicide rates to follow.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With Nomadland continuing its winning streak, with a film-leading showing at Sunday night's Critics Choice Awards following its Golden Globe wins the week previously, comes sad news: the film's 35-year-old sound mixer, Michael Wolf Snyder, died from suicide. Cathy Snyder, Michael Snyder's aunt,
By ANTHONY RIVAS and BRAD MIELKE, ABC News(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Eight months since the coronavirus caused widespread lockdowns across the country, a dietitian at a nursing home in Sacramento, California, said its residents have been suffering from isolation, and it... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tropical Storm Delta formed this morning in the Caribbean near Jamaica and is forecast to become Hurricane this week as it moves into the Gulf of Mexico.Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Gamma in... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Before the COVID-19 pandemic pushed systemic inequalities and unprecedented stress levels to a breaking point, a crisis in American mental health already loomed.New data released by the Centers for Disease Control... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tropical depression Beta, which made landfall in Texas Monday night, is bringing pounding rain and flash flooding to Houston -- and more rain is expected for the city.A... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As Sally remnants move out of the U.S. Friday, Tropical Depression 22 has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. It is forecast to become a hurricane this weekend, bringing with it a threat... Read More.
BY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC NEWS(NEW YORK) -- Tropical Depression 19 is moving across the southern end of the Florida Peninsula Saturday. The center of the storm is now 25 miles west, southwest of Miami, Florida, and is moving west at... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The percentage of Americans reporting symptoms of depression more than tripled during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to a new study.In surveys conducted prior to the pandemic, 9% of respondents reported... Read More.
By ALEXIS CARRINGTON, ABC NEWS(NEW YORK) -- More pregnant women and new mothers are experiencing symptoms of anxiety and depression during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study.The disruptions of the COVID-19 on daily life has left... Read More.