High rates of depression, anxiety, PTSD worldwide among health workers during COVID-19. A new systematic review of 65 studies from around the world involves a total of 97,333 health care workers and finds that one in five have experienced depression, anxiety, and/or PTSD during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Source 7b.
Hopefully by the end of the year (2021) we will have the virus under control. I will still continue to wear a mask as it is advantageous in most scenarios with the public. This virus is one of the most argued event in my era(29) and I don't see it disappearing any time soon.
The original virus is not as bad as the variants that are being created in various countries. I also find it strange that more countries are not getting China to own up to what this has done to everyone.