Elemental
Published in

Elemental

Depression and Anxiety May Be Risk Factors for Severe Covid-19

Medical comorbidities include mental health disorders

Photo: Fernando @cferdo/Unsplash

As of today, there have been 40 million cases of and 1 million deaths from Covid-19 worldwide. The combination of a growing aging population, a highly contagious virus, international travel, indoor crowding, socioeconomic inequities, and increasing prevalence of…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Shin Jie Yong

Shin Jie Yong

Aiming to improve scientific literacy in this age of information overload and mis/disinformation, especially on controversial and polarizing topics.