Pandemic fatigue: What it is and how to cope
According to Bea, one of the best ways to fight pandemic fatigue is to find new ways to stay on track. “Finding a new mask, something that excites you, a new social distancing activity; finding something novel and new is a way we excite our brains and it’s a way we can overcome fatigue,” Bea said. For children experiencing fatigue, it is important to ensure they are staying active and getting as much exercise as possible. While pandemic fatigue is widespread, many people are also experiencing anxiety, depression and other mental health problems. Michigan-Wayne County Crisis and Referral Line: 800-241-4949 24/7 free, confidential crisis counseling, suicide prevention, and information and referral servicesRelated Stories
4 consumer topics to think about when it comes to the coronavirus
DETROIT – Right now there are four consumer topics everyone is thinking about when it comes to how the coronavirus might affect their everyday lives, and Help Me Hank has answers to those issues. When it comes to insurance policies, a premium “cancel for any reason” policy allows you to do just that, but it’s time-sensitive and expensive. If you’ve recently traveled abroad, your employer can ask you to stay home for the incubation period, which is 14 days. Experts recommend talking with your employer and asking when you should do if your child’s school shuts down because of the coronavirus. If the coronavirus grows into a pandemic, Homeland Security recommends having a two-week supply of food on hand.