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What will life be like once the COVID-19 pandemic ends?

Here's a look at how life will be different — and what will be the same — after the COVID-19 pandemic ends.


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Published: 11:17 AM EST February 24, 2021
Updated: 11:17 AM EST February 24, 2021

In a matter of just one year, COVID-19 has changed virtually every aspect of our lives.

But, with the rollout of vaccines among more and more people, experts are now looking ahead to what life will be like after the pandemic ends.

Will working from home still be the norm? What about face masks? And then there are the lingering impacts of the virus itself, from continuing symptoms among the youngest and healthiest patients to the isolation felt by society's most vulnerable. 

A team of reporters from across the country answered these questions and more for the TEGNA special project "Life after COVID." 

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