Published in


Social Distancing Has Made All of Us Helpers

‘We’re all sharing this experience, and that shared experience is a vast conduit to kindness and to altruism’

Photo: Noam Galai/Getty Images

The world is a frightening, uncertain place right now. But like Mr. Rogers said, when scary things happen, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” In our current reality, helping…




Your life, sourced by science. A publication from Medium about health and wellness.

Recommended from Medium

Prioritizing Socioeconomic Rights in the Post-COVID-Era

The Moving Curve: Episode 64

Despite a rapid vaccine drive, the US is still reeling from the pandemic

Psychiatric Drugs Could Be the Key to Treating Covid-19

The Delta Variant Is Inflicting Concern Over Lengthy COVID, Even For The Vaccinated : Photographs

Monkeypox now reported in 8 countries in Europe: WHO

The Effect of COVID-19 on Healthcare

Trading Journal for 6/14

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
Dana G Smith

Dana G Smith

Health and science writer • PhD in 🧠 • Words in Scientific American, STAT, The Atlantic, The Guardian • Award-winning Covid-19 coverage for Elemental

More from Medium

Cancer Culture — Skin

Monday Nights

Why People Should Mask Indoors, Regardless of What a Judge Says

DN ❤️ Letter 01 :: Courage, Rebellion, and Conversation Starters