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What to do when COVID-19 doesn’t go away psychologically?

Gulf Times, Aug. 26, 2020

August 26, 2020

What to do when COVID-19 doesn’t go away psychologically?

A review by a psychiatrist, Dana Rose Garfin and colleagues at the University of California, Irvine, showed that people who have gone through acute stress after the shocking event were likely to have negative physical health effects and long term mental health issues including poor general health, increased depression, increased pain, psychiatric disorders, anxiety, disability, mortality and other family conflicts.