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A major side effect of COVID-19: depression

 

Last updated 5/27/2020 at 12:18pm

One of the side effects of this COVID-19 thing is depression. We have seen increases in depression since the lockdown started. Though introverts may be enjoying their solitude, I know extroverts like me are climbing the walls!

With over 11 million Americans affected with depression every year, it comes as no surprise that this disorder is the focus of considerable research. I wrote about Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) in the beginning of the year, but this is not that. This is also not severe depression. What many are struggling with right now is situational depression due to the fact th...



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