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past coronavirus epidemics

The Pandemic’s Trauma Won’t Just Go Away

“I don’t feel that we’re doomed,” Silver informed me. “I do still believe that we will get through this.” She and other specialists I talked with kept in mind that individuals are durable, and frequently more so than they recognize.…

Podcast: Dealing With Post-pandemic Trauma

We’ve all been suffering during the coronavirus pandemic in one way or another, and as the U.S. starts to emerge, we'll need to reckon with that. The Atlantic’s Ed Yong discusses his piece on pandemic trauma, how to think about it, and…