During this time of social isolation, people who are single may be having a difficult time. Staying home in lockdown may mean they haven't been seen or touched another person in weeks or months. This lack of human contact, even if just for a hug, can be difficult for some people to deal with.
Allie Shapiro, MD, discusses these issues and more in this podcast. Dr Shapiro is a board-certified pediatrician and board-certified in adult and child and adolescent psychiatry. She is a works at Community Psychiatry in Beverly Hills, CA.