Science Magazine: Health care workers seek to flatten COVID-19’s ‘second curve’—their rising mental anguish

Science Magazine: Health care workers seek to flatten COVID-19’s ‘second curve’—their rising mental anguish. “New surveys of doctors and nurses in China, Italy, and the United States suggest they are experiencing a plethora of mental health problems as COVID-19 continues its spread, including higher rates of stress, anxiety, depression, and insomnia. As the case count spreads—2,475,723 infected and 169,151 dead by the latest count—Roy Perlis, a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital, says the burden on health care workers will rise.”