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The Shadow Pandemic: Impact of COVID-19 on mental health in India

The Shadow Pandemic: Impact of COVID-19 on mental health in India

Update: 2021-10-14
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The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly affected our lives in more ways than one. It has impacted our engagement with others and disrupted daily routines. Apart from this, “Fearodemic" or the shadow pandemic has been the biggest trigger for mental health issues during the pandemic. In this episode, Aarthi Ratnam and Apurva Kumar talk about the effects of the pandemic on mental health and recommend some possible policy interventions.

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COVID-19 and psychological distress: Lessons for India

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The Shadow Pandemic: Impact of COVID-19 on mental health in India

The Shadow Pandemic: Impact of COVID-19 on mental health in India

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