Elaine Byrne: Life as we know it will change – and for the better

A post-Covid-19 world will see advancements in science and our overall wellbeing , as well as more open debates around big issues

31st January, 2021
Elaine Byrne: Life as we know it will change – and for the better
A man wearing a mask walks by a mural 'U ARE Alive, a collaboration between two artists Maser and Aches: Brighter days are ahead in post-Covid-19 times. Picture: Artur Widak/NurPhoto

It may be hard to fathom in this long, dark month of lockdown, but there will be life after Covid-19. We are not there yet, but we are on the way, and we can even dare to dream that we can take some positives with us from the past year into our post-pandemic existence.

What might that existence look like? For one thing, employers will have a more holistic approach to their staff. Wellbeing will...

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