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COVID-19 ignited a virtual mental health care revolution

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Anna Brymora, a high school teacher is seen providing online lessons for her class from the kitchen of her appartment in Warsaw, on January 18, 2021. - Poland's youngest children returned to school for the first time in over two months but most pupils will remain in virtual classrooms as experts warned of a growing psychological toll. (Photo by Wojtek RADWANSKI / AFP) (Photo by WOJTEK RADWANSKI/AFP via Getty Images)

Anna Brymora, a high school teacher is seen providing online lessons for her class from the kitchen of her appartment in Warsaw, on January 18, 2021. - Poland's youngest children returned to school for the first time in over two months but most pupils will remain in virtual classrooms as experts warned of a growing psychological toll. (Photo by Wojtek RADWANSKI / AFP) (Photo by WOJTEK RADWANSKI/AFP via Getty Images) Wojtek Radwanski/AFP via Getty Images

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COVID & Unemployment

Unemployed workers aren't settling for any job offer that comes along

by Mitchell Hartman Oct 6, 2021
Many are demanding higher wages to return to the labor force. ADP reports private-sector employment rose strongly in September.

"Trust is our most important tool," says San Francisco Fed chief Mary Daly

by Kai Ryssdal and Sean McHenry Oct 6, 2021
Mary Daly weighs in on inflation, the debt ceiling impasse and why public trust is essential for monetary policymakers at the central bank.

What's going on with skyrocketing natural gas prices?

by Andy Uhler Oct 6, 2021
Price spikes for heating bills this winter could be a reality, but the solution is complicated.

Bike-share programs aren't profitable but chip away at emissions

by Kristin Schwab Oct 6, 2021
A new study says New York City's bike-share program saved nearly 500 tons of emissions over four years.

The pandemic has more people turning to a "therapist in your pocket”

by Kimberly Adams Oct 6, 2021
Amid a nationwide shortage of mental health care providers, virtual care systems, including apps, are attracting patients.

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