Covid-19 survivors more likely to suffer mental disorders, according to study

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A new study has looked at the mental toll of Covid-19 on survivors.
The study has found that Covid-19 survivors have an increased risk of developing mental health and neurological conditions in the six months after a diagnosis.

The observational research, which is the largest of its kind, has been published in the Lancet Psychiatry journal.

The South African Federation For Mental Health (SAFMH) says the distress caused by the Covid-19 outbreak is creating a mental health pandemic.

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