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What is eco-anxiety? The psychological condition triggered by climate crisis
01/12/2022 11:08 PM | Click to read full article
The psychological impact of climate change on some people is known as eco-anxiety, also called climate anxiety. Though it is not considered a disease, there is a heightened concern for people who are experiencing psychological disorders. Anxiety around environmental issues, sometimes, could stem from an awareness of a rising risk of extreme weather events, loss of livelihood or housing, fears for future generations and feelings of helplessness.