Tag: Pandemic

Young People Struggle To Keep Friends Close As Pandemic Pulls Them Apart

For Fritschel and Wang, a crucial part of their dynamic prior to the pandemic was being


Overhead view of young mother working on computer with her son sitting in her lap during the day.

Perhaps more than anything, Miller says, the pandemic laid bare the need for public policy initiatives


Toddler reaches towards camera. Doctors worry about infant brain development during pandemic. Supporting parents will support children.

Scientists knew all of that before the coronavirus sent rates of unemployment, hunger, depression and anxiety


A Quiet And 'Unsettling' Pandemic Toll: Students Who've Fallen Off The Grid

“They find ways to disappear when they don’t want to be found,” says Karen Smith, who


5 Things We've Learned About Virtual School During the Pandemic

We are still starved for data on what this all means. The earliest standardized test scores


How Parents Can Help Kids Who Are Scared and Anxious During the Pandemic

Rehearse it with your kids so the conversation goes smoothly. Practice positive thinking and mindfulness In


Some Families Hope Pandemic Can Spur Change in Special Education

“It’s to the point now you have to pick and choose your battles,” she said. “Because


'I Come Up Short Every Day': Couples Under Strain As Pandemic Upends Life At Home

“The traditional gender division of labor is very durable,” Cooper says. “Even the most egalitarian-thinking couples,


Being A Mom Is Tough. Being A Mom In A Pandemic Is Even Tougher

In the pit below the carousel, 40-year-old Nienke Pastoor stood at udder-height, attaching the milk-extracting pump


Sleepless Nights, Hair Loss And Cracked Teeth: Pandemic Stress Takes Its Toll

Then he asked: Are you under a lot of stress? Throughout the pandemic, people who never