A first-hand account of the impact the lockdown has had this young researcher – the stresses, worries, and experience of being at the cusp of one’s career.
During social isolation, people have been staying at home to stop the spread of COVID-19. In order to stay informed and maintain awareness there has been increase in news and media consumption. But after months of restricted movement and social distancing, people are restless. Not only are they tired of being in lockdown, they are also feeling worn out by news – a condition now known as news fatigue.