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Give families more access to loved ones

Claire Reinke - Wisconsin State Journal, 22 May 2020.
22-05-2020
We are in an emergency health crisis due to COVID-19. We also are in a health crisis for elderly family members in assisted living facilities who don’t have the opportunity for face-to-face interaction with family. This is getting to be inhumane and unacceptable.
 

US experts fear a ‘demographic time bomb’

Anna Medaris Miller - Insider, 20 May 20, 2020.
22-05-2020
Fewer babies were born in the US in 2019 than in any of the 35 years before, continuing a trend some experts have warned about.
 

US: Interest in foster care parenting on the rise

Nina Moini - MPR News, 20 May 2020.
22-05-2020
Minnesota officials say the number of children entering foster care is down significantly since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
 

Why can’t I list parenting on my resume?

Stephanie Murray - The Guardian, 18 May 2020.
22-05-2020
I’ve sharpened a wide range of skills as a parent patience, adaptability, multitasking. Potential employers should see the value in it.
 

The soulmate myth makes marriage less stable and less happy

W. Bradford Wilcox - IFS, 20 May 2020.
22-05-2020
There is no evidence that ordinary marriages in the US were made more fulfilling by the growing fragility of our unions in the 1970s, or that husbands and wives who take her contingent view of married life are happier today.
 

Children on coronavirus

The Conversation, 18 May 2020.
18-05-2020
Children living in the UK have been changed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many are no longer attending school, seeing grandparents or friends and are being asked to stay at home with their families to save lives.
 

Parenting in a post-COVID world

Harikumar J S - The Hindu, 14 May 2020.
18-05-2020
The pandemic has added one more layer to regular anxieties that new-born parents face, but experts say there are ways to fulfil our aspirations.
 

With COVID-19, 6,000 more children could die a day

UNICEF, 12 May 2020.
18-05-2020
UNICEF launches #Reimagine, a global campaign to prevent the pandemic from becoming a lasting crisis for children.
 

Health care workers live apart to protect families

Tonya Alanez - Boston Globe, 17 May 2020.
18-05-2020
About 100 physicians, nurses, technicians, and other clinicians across the Beth Israel Lahey Health system have stayed there.
 

Parenting during a pandemic: mental health

WPTV - Sabirah Rayford, 15 May 2020.
18-05-2020
Parenting during a pandemic can be stressful and summer camps are in limbo as the school year comes to a close.
 
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