What is the long view of COVID-19 as we have seen and are likely to see going forward? Newsclick editor-in-chief Prabir Purkayastha and immunologist Dr Satyajit Rath talk about how the pandemic affected the treatment for major diseases like tuberculosis and cancer and triggered major mental issues and lifestyle changes, and the lack of a proper health care system to support the people affected by the long lockdown.
COVID-19 affected the treatment of tuberculosis, cancer
What is the long view of COVID-19 as we have seen and are likely to see going forward? How were various aspects of our life affected by the pandemic, what are the changes we have had to make, and how has the treatment of other diseases been affected?