‘Covid impacted children’s mental health’

The Covid pandemic has had an impact on the mental health of children, and parents or other relatives must watch their behaviour and encourage them to communicate their concerns, says a top psychiatrist. Continue Reading

AIIMS chief talks about next wave of Covid affecting children

Dr Randeep Guleria, the director of Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), has said that there is no evidence to suggest that the next wave of Covid-19 will cause serious infection in children. Continue Reading

Corona: Rahul hopes Modi ‘system’ will wake up for kids’ sake

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter and attacked the Narendra Modi government. He said that children would need protection from coronavirus and hoped that Modi system would wake up for them at least. Continue Reading

Young children carry higher levels of coronavirus: Research

Children under the age of five have between 10 and 100 times greater levels of genetic material of the coronavirus in their noses compared to older children and adults, a latest study has said. Continue Reading

Children rarely transmit Covid-19, claims research

At a time when schools are closed fearing the spread of Covid-19 among students, a study has said hildren infrequently transmit virus to each other or to adult. Continue Reading