A new diagnosis: ‘Post-election stress disorder’
“Fake news,” “alternative facts,” travel bans, reports of Russian connections — the daily deluge of political news from Washington can be overwhelming. And for many people, it’s taking a toll.
WALLY PFINGSTON: I have high blood pressure...I could tell this was not a good thing, you know? This was not helping me.
Mental health professionals across California report a stream of patients coming in with anxiety and depression related to the new administration. From Kaiser Health News, Jenny Gold has this story.