Counting the cost of the global pandemic on mental health
The Opinions and Lifestyle Survey conducted by the Government between 28-31 May 2020, found that two-thirds of adults are worried about COVID-19 and its effect on their life. 63% of those who participated were worried about the future and 56% were feeling anxious or stressed.
Mylo discusses the issues and how we can help “Living in the midst of a global pandemic is a once in a lifetime trauma for many people. It’s certainly the biggest global health emergency to hit the UK since Spanish Influenza in 1918. The question now is how do we learn to live with it until a vaccine is developed, and how do we help the millions of people struggling mentally?”