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‘Trapped in Boxes That Are Getting Smaller’: Why Your Anxiety Dreams Are Getting Worse

Bad dreams infected with pandemic themes are evolving to postapocalyptic ‘Mad Max’ scenes

Image: artur carvalho/Getty Images

Dreams often reflect the things humans worry about and can be influenced by wars, natural disasters, or other crises, previous research has shown. Multiple new studies…

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Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

Health & science writer. Independent journalist covering physical health & mental wellness. My new book, “Make Sleep Your Superpower,” is coming Nov. 1.