COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine: The Necessary Immunity Against the Pandemic!

The world’s most extensive immunization programme is now underway across the world- the COVID-19 vaccine! Reports state that almost 5.95 billion doses are successful across 184 countries. The most recent count stands at around 33.1 million doses per day. Vaccination … Continue reading COVID-19 Vaccine: The Necessary Immunity Against the Pandemic!

Mindfulness

How Mindfulness Exercises can be Helpful for Anyone During a Pandemic

“One of the long-haul symptoms is depression and getting professional help was important for me. To realize that mindfulness is a wonderful compliment,” she said, “but I needed to understand when I needed a little extra help.” Mindfulness meditation and … Continue reading How Mindfulness Exercises can be Helpful for Anyone During a Pandemic

racism in the pandemic protest

Anthropology: Social Darwinism and Increased Prejudice Fueled by the Pandemic

Prejudices in times of pandemic This week I had the chance of assisting to a conversation with scholar Edna Bonhomme to discuss racism and prejudice in times of pandemic. It seems like, historically, there has been racist stigma increase in … Continue reading Anthropology: Social Darwinism and Increased Prejudice Fueled by the Pandemic

Certain groups, like Gen Z teens and young adults, have been particularly affected by chronic stress due to the pandemic.

Anthropology: Mental Health and the Psychosocial Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic

As I pen down these lines today, it is almost 17 months since nations world over started announcing “Lockdowns”. Although most of us are now familiar with terms like “Quarantine” , “Lockdown”, “Corona – Covid-19 Pandemic”, “Social distancing”, “Hand sanitizer” … Continue reading Anthropology: Mental Health and the Psychosocial Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic