DOI :10.26650/B/SS49.2021.006.15   IUP :10.26650/B/SS49.2021.006.15    Tam Metin (PDF)

Global Health Status in the Covid-19 Pandemic Period: Home Quarantine, Obesity, and Psychological Behaviour

Hakan ÇelebiTolga Bahadırİsmail ŞimşekŞevket TulunGülden GökMelayib Bilgin

The coronavirus pandemic has substantially changed the rhythm of our daily lives, our habits, and the way we communicate. It has become crucial to protect our mental health, as well as our physical health by taking measures during this outbreak. Besides, evaluation of the relationship between childhood and adult obesity and pandemics is needed. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the positive and negative indirect effects of COVID-19 on the environment and people, especially focusing on psychological factors and obesity. This article aims at a timely and comprehensive review of this rapidly evolving research topic in response to a growing number of publications related to emerging diseases. While many questions about COVID-19 remain to be answered, it can be said that this review, written in accordance with the literature, will help understand the life-threatening COVID-19 pandemic and people’s state of physical (obesity prevalence) and mental health with the elimination of the disease.


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