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Inconsistent messaging led to behaviour change during Covid-19 lockdown

1 October 2020

Professor Susan Michie (UCL Psychology & Language Sciences) argues that fatigue with lockdown rules isn’t to blame for people’s behaviour change, but rather inconsistent health messaging and a loosening of restrictions which led to people feeling the risk had reduced.

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