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What is Fear?

Fear is a strong emotion that may be caused by events, people, circumstances or memories.

Find resources for people experiencing fear or violence.

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We feel a variety of emotions at one time. Explore more emotions and find what could help.

About Campaign

How Right Now is a communications campaign designed to promote and strengthen the emotional well-being and resiliency of populations adversely affected by COVID-19–related stress, grief, and loss. Support for the campaign is provided by the CDC Foundation in partnership with CDC.

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