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Still scared to return to normal life? Maybe you have 'the freeze' like me

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A person wearing a mask in Warsaw, Poland on February 17, 2021.
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Vaccines were supposed to be our ticket to normalcy after a grueling year of isolation.
But I, among others, have found myself afraid to return to even CDC-approved activities.
We're suffering from "the freeze" - that stuck feeling after trauma in which the perception of a threat persists.
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For months, all I thought about was getting a vaccine. I refreshed pharmacy websites thousands of times, annoying my family members with my nightly...
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