Contagion Coverage Mental Health & Creativity

Furry, Feathery Friends Boost Students’ Mental Health During Quarantine

April 30, 2020, By Maria Puerta Hincapie, The Athenian

Hunter students are turning to their furry companions for stress and anxiety relief. “When I was going to school full-time and working part-time, I would be gone for close to 15 hours a day,” said Lael Manalo, a medical laboratory sciences student. “I would feel so down and suffer from panic attacks, but [my dogs] would pull me out of my misery.” READ MORE.

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