As many as 75,000 Americans could die because of drug or alcohol misuse and suicide as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to an analysis conducted by the national public health group Well Being Trust.
The world is currently in the midst of a pandemic where the most useful thing many of us can do is stay at home and keep away from others. Schools, restaurants, office buildings and movie theaters are closed. Many people are feeling disoriented, disconnected and scared.
As a deadly pandemic spreads across the globe, a timely April study identified key drivers of “virus spillover” from mammals to humans. It could be a real-life “Contagion,” much like the movie.