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Coping tips for men, families struggling with pandemic

Dear Bernard:

My husband has been a “good guy” being a supportive and hard-working partner throughout our 10-year marriage. However, since the pandemic he has really been irritating me. He still struggles with the idea of wearing a mask and maintaining social distance. While normally a patient and fun-loving person, he seems to be irritable much of the time with both me and the kids. His hours at work have been cut in half. Money is tight. He looks stressed but he rarely talks about his feelings. He’s not staying in . . .

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