Is 'Election Stress Disorder' a Real Medical Condition? | Deep Dives | Health



2020 has been hard enough and with election day less than a week away, people have been experiencing a new symptom called Election Stress – But is it a real medical diagnosis?

People on both sides of the political divide are feeling tense, anxious, and overwhelmed right now.

By this point, we’ve all been living through a global pandemic for more than half a year. But there’s also a presidential election in the mix—an election that’s divided families and communities and arguably unleashed more anger and frustration than in any other election in recent memory. To vent their feelings, people are flooding social media with comments about how frazzled they are over the election and the events leading up to it.

Read More about “Election Stress Disorder”: https://www.health.com/condition/stress/election-stress-disorder

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