An Emotional Perspective On Pandemic Fatigue

Pandemic fatigue is a condition that has been linked to increased levels of influenza-like illness and has been shown to occur before the flu season begins. The pandemic flu virus causes symptoms like fever, coughs, headaches, muscle aches and fatigue. In addition to these symptoms, pandemic fatigue can cause additional issues such as nausea or vomiting in some people.

The average person in the U.S. is exposed to up to 100,000 chemical compounds annually in the air they breathe, water they drink and food they eat.

The average person in the U.S. is exposed to up to 100,000 chemical compounds annually in the air they breathe, water they drink and food they eat.

These chemicals can include pesticides, herbicides, preservatives and sweeteners. We also come into contact with industrial products like synthetic fragrance or flavorings that are used in everyday products like shampoo or soap. Even our clothes have chemicals on them! The list goes on and on…

A pandemic is declared after a fatal or nearly fatal disease outbreak occurs in a region; it has continued there for at least 1 month and causes at least 5% of deaths in the area.

A pandemic is an epidemic of infectious …