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Social unrest and COVID pandemic leading to surges of anxiety and depression in Black communities

CBS News screenshot from live interview with Dr. Olu Ajilore

Black Americans already face health disparities, but added pressure from the pandemic and social unrest is compounding stress for many. Dr. Olu Ajilore, an associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago and a researcher for UIC’s Center on Depression of Resilience, joins CBSN’s Lana Zak to talk about what needs to be done to better support Black communities across the U.S.