Quaranteen 15 vs. Freshman 15

a reduction in infection growth rate on a specific day was best accounted for by the degree to which people in a county were physically distancing between 17 and 23 days earlier. (Gollwitzer et al., 2020)

Viral Inoculum / Infective Deposited Dose

Yang et al., 2020; Goolsbee & Syverson, 2020; Chetty et al., 2020

Social Distancing (14 studies)

SIPO = Shelter in Place Order

Interestingly, the authors stated that “suspecting oneself to be infected by the coronavirus was unrelated to adherence

Mental Health

China

Columbia

India

Italy

Middle East

Norway

Philippines

Turkey

United Kingdom

United States

Religion

Sex Differences

Japan

South Korea

“In the first 6 months of COVID, Seoul women in their 20s attempted suicide nearly 5x more frequently than any other demographic.

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Refugees

“In conclusion, it is still important to keep social distance policy since it could not only reduce the transmission risk of SARS-CoV-2 but also be related to milder clinical course among patients. Although it could increase the difficulty of identifying the cases, the burden of health institutions may be reduced and save more medical resources especially in developing countries.” — Tianming Zhao et al (Correspondence The importance of social distancing policy)

Iatrogenic Effects of Testing Introverts

additional testing over this range would reduce voluntary social distancing so much that it would have no benefit in terms of containing the infection. It increases the infection probability of low-value agents and does not change the infection probability of high-value agents.

…uniform testing policies, where tests are allocated without reference to the type of agents, are worse than targeted testing policies.”

COVID Self-Test at UC San Diego

Non-Essential Business closures

Exercise With a Mask

Civic Capital & Political Social Identity

Infection Growth Rate & Political Social Identity

a reduction in infection growth rate on a specific day was best accounted for by the degree to which people in a county were physically distancing between 17 and 23 days earlier.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS — UCSD)

The Trevor Project

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

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