mental health This Friday the president of the Political Coordination Board said it is a right that must be guaranteed to Mexicans.jucopo) of the Senate of the Republic, Ricardo Monreal Avila.
He indicated this epidemic through a video COVID-19 stopped harming mental health, such as depression due to imprisonment and loss of loved ones. These conditions, he affirmed, must be considered in the country’s health system.
“Today, thanks to advances in science, the physical effects of COVID-19 Can be prevented with vaccines. However, the effect on mental health People will still be very serious. The loss of relatives and loved ones provokes depression, suffering. Environments in which the psychological changes and routine changes resulting from imprisonment are evident, as well as the emotional and mental damage that may arise, should be noted and considered by public health.
Monreal Ávila assures that, although the pandemic has taught many lessons, mental health This remains a pending issue for which resources and efforts should be allocated.
He reiterated that it is time to pay immediate attention to the victims psychological and psychiatric, and guaranteed mental health To improve the well-being of the population.
“There are many lessons that the pandemic has taught us, but I am sure that in the context of mental health remains a pending issue which needs to be addressed economic resources and joint efforts. protection of mental health It should also be a right which should be guaranteed to improve the level of welfare of the population. mental health, psychiatry, psychology and other health sciences have been neglected, minimized and marginalised. It is time to pay immediate attention to them,” he said.