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Uncertainty

There’s A Lot of Uncertainty Right Now– This is What Science Says it Does to Our Minds, Our Bodies

This article provides an overview of what uncertainty is, what happens in the brain when we feel uncertainty, and how long-term uncertainty experienced by an entire population (e.g., the COVID-19 pandemic) might affect community health. The article offers evidence-based strategies for coping with anxious uncertainty.

Brandon R. Reynolds