As the coronavirus pandemic drags on, many citizens have dealt with their lives turning upside-down. Healthcare professionals have worked long hours in tense conditions, putting themselves at risk of contracting the virus. Some families have lost multiple loved ones due to the disease, and others have lost their jobs.
Business Insider spoke with psychiatrists and researchers on how they think the pandemic and its different impacts might affect people’s mental health in the future.
Here are some potential long-term effects of the coronavirus pandemic, according to experts.