COVID-19 in children and adolescents in Europe
Florian Götzinger and others - The Lancet, 25 June 2020.
A new study aims to capture key data on children and adolescents with COVID-19 infection across Europe to inform physicians and health-care service planning during the ongoing pandemic.
How COVID-19 is changing families
George Carey - Kidscreen, 24 June 2020.
Parents want their kids to learn life skills, and are looking for content that fosters optimism and hope during the pandemic, new research from The Family Room finds.
Fatalities are very rare in children with COVID-19
James Ives - News-Medical, 26 June 2020.
Children with COVID-19 generally experience a mild disease and fatalities are very rare, according to a study of 582 patients from across Europe published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health journal.
Vulnerable Aussie families invisible to the homelessness system
Luke Michael - Pro Bono, 18 June 2020.
Families experience unique challenges when it comes to homelessness.
Demographic data are the first step to fighting racism
Kat Eschner - Popular Science, 15 June 2020.
Ensuring that racial and ethnic data is included in local health agency reports is crucial to solving public health issues.
There is a significant gap in parenting support
Christy Kidner - The Canberra Times, 21 June 2020.
When a woman is pregnant, or has a newborn, a toddler or a preschooler, the amount of information and advice on offer is completely overwhelming. Then, it stops.
Why we need ‘dadpreneurs’ to step up now
Alyssa F. Westring, Kylie King and Stew Friedman - Entrepreneur, 17 June 2020.
This crisis has made it clear that parenting and work are not separate. Indeed, they never were. However, until now, many father entrepreneurs had the privilege of creating the illusion of separation.
Helicopter parenting creates problems later in life
Angela Betsaida B. Laguipo - News Medical 18 June 2020.
Overly strict parents undermine the autonomy of their children which can lead to less favorable social and educational outcomes well into adulthood, a new study has shown.
India: What equal parenting is about
Pallavi Utagi - The Indian Express, 13 June 2020.
When both parents are committed to working together on common family goals, it sets a great example of teamwork and support that goes a long way in the child’s life.
COVID-19 may push millions more children into child labour
UNICEF, 11 June 2020.
Child labour down by 94 million since 2000, a gain now under threat.