On this West Virginia Morning, many of us gained weight during the coronavirus pandemic. But for some, the stress and the worry led to bigger problems. We explore the impacts in West Virginia. Also, in this show, last Friday, Charleston Police shot a Black man on the city’s West Side while attempting to make an arrest. Many residents are calling on the city to take action.
Mental health across the nation has taken a toll since the pandemic began -- and this includes eating disorders. According to the National Eating Disorders Association, hotline calls are up nearly 80 percent in the past year.