Two years after the COVID-19 pandemic began, inflation, money issues, and the war in Ukraine have pushed US stress to alarming levels, according to the American Psychological Association (APA).
APA partnered with the The Harris Poll to conduct a survey between February 7 and 14, 2022, and again between March 1 and 3, 2022.
The top sources of stress revealed by the polls were:
These stressors are coming at a time when the nation is still struggling with the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on daily lives, with nearly 63% of those surveyed saying their lives have been forever changed by the pandemic.
“The survey findings make clear that US adults appear to be emotionally overwhelmed and showing signs of fatigue,” the authors say.Read More >>