COVID-19: Managing Anxiety and Stress

CDC shares recommendations on how to manage anxiety and stress during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you or someone you care about are feeling overwhelmed with emotions like sadness, depression or anxiety, get support by call or text 1-800-985-5990.For more information, visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/managing-stress-anxiety.html

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