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News24.com | Coronavirus: Herd mentality and fear of losing out sparks panic buying

News24 Wednesday, 11 March 2020
As public demand for hygiene products amid the coronavirus outbreak increases, a psychiatrist says the run on hand sanitiser, gloves and masks is being sparked by the fears of people with existing anxiety disorders, herd mentality and the fear of losing out.
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In a post on Facebook, one doctor says the biggest thing to fear might be fear itself. Veuer’s Tony Spitz has the details.

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