Surprise!!? Anxiety/depression. High coronavirus toll on USA mental health

What do you expect in America?  

Small wonder people headed for the parks and beaches this holiday weekend ignoring the best medical advice. Better to live in a fantasy world and go down happy rather than face the reality.  Covid-19 kills.

America 2020. People torn between wanting to maintain their health, a vocal group of reality deniers wanting to pretend Life is Good and a totally clueless Imbecile masquerading as President.  It’s hardly surprising the population is heading for the nearest recreation hub to ignore social distancing and hope for the best. Good luck with that.

Washington Post 5.26.2020

A third of Americans are showing signs of clinical anxiety or depression, the most definitive and alarming sign yet of the psychological toll exacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Depression III 5.26.2020

The troubling statistics, which suggest a huge jump from before the pandemic, were released last week in a tranche of data from the Census Bureau. The agency launched an emergency weekly survey of U.S. households at the end of April to measure the pandemic’s effects on employment, housing, finances, education and health.

Here are some significant developments: