5 Tips On Keeping Your Child Healthy During The COVID-19 Pandemic

While families are stuck at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, children are likely to be experiencing something out of the norm. Having to stay inside, taking online classes, not meeting their friends, and avoiding playgrounds have changed their lifestyle and routine completely. This in-turn causes fear, anxiety, and restlessness in them.

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5 Ways To Take Care Of Your Child’s Mental Health During COVID Lockdown

While everyone is trying their best to navigate through the COVID crisis, it’s understandable that kids might get overwhelmed and scared with the entire phenomenon of lockdown. As much as parents are trying to reinstate a scheduled routine to engage their children, it is also important to focus on their mental health.

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How To Navigate Your Child’s Learning During COVID Lockdown

With the widespread of coronavirus pandemic, global education has suffered a huge loss. According to the United Nations over 1.5 billion children and youth are currently out of schools or universities as nearly 165 countries implemented country-wide lockdown. (Source: Shared responsibility, global solidarity: Responding to the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19)

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How Prodigy Supports Children Through Online Learning During Lockdown

The global situation and developments surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak has become a major concern for everyone around the world. This unprecedented situation has also left most parents worried about their children. Especially when it comes to their education, parents are confused as to how to proceed with their child’s daily routine and learning when schools remain closed for the foreseeable future due to lockdown.

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Help Children Cope With Stress During The COVID Lockdown

In the past few weeks, social distancing and isolation has become the new norm during this unfortunate COVID outbreak and right now it is the only way to ensure safety for you and your family. But social distancing and self-isolation can be really stressful, especially for children. In fact, according to the Centers For Disease Control And Prevention (CDC), children and teens are more strongly affected by the stress from this crisis. (Source: Mental Health And Coping During COVID-19 | CDC). Therefore, at a time like this where there is so much media updates and news about the pandemic, it is important to check up on your child’s mental health and ensure that they are dealing with it in a healthy way. Children respond to stress differently than adults and as parents you should check for signs of anxiety or behavioral changes during this time.

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5 ‘Social Distancing’ Tips For Families To Practise During Lockdown

As the government announces an extended lockdown throughout the country, it has become more and more important for individuals and families to safely practise social distancing. In addition to taking precautions such as regularly cleaning hands and staying indoor, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has also recommended that families should also maintain distance between themselves and others to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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How To Talk To Your Child About COVID-19 Outbreak

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit almost every corner of the world and is a serious health issue that has compelled nations to go under complete lockdown for over a month now. With the extensive coverage on the outbreak across all new channels, children especially can develop fear, anxiety and stress about the unknown. These feelings, when combined with school closures, event cancellations and distancing from friends can have a negative impact on the young minds.

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