As people across the globe try to find ways to cope with the novel coronavirus, a Turkish quantum thinking technique trainer is urging positive thought as one powerful tool against the disease. 

Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Anil Sehirlioglu said that amid the pandemic, people should pay attention to their mental health as much as what they eat and drink.

“Because unhappiness is the emotion that weakens the immune system the most,” said Sehirlioglu, who is based in Istanbul, Turkey’s largest city.

After emerging in Wuhan, China last December, coronavirus has spread to at least 170 countries and territories, with

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