COVID-19 Pandemic and Depression

In 2019, the world was introduced to a new virus known as Sars-COV2 and more commonly COVID-19 creating a deadly world-wide pandemic. By early 2020, the majority of the world was sent into lockdown as an extreme measure to prevent the spread of the virus. Now, there are still many things that we do not know about the COVID-19 virus. As the virus continues to mutate to different variants, the battle against the pandemic continues. Long-term effects of the infection and the pandemic are still becoming evident. One of the