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The COVID-19 Report: When kid gloves won’t do

As concerns mount over an impending mental health crisis due to the pandemic, we explore the possible implications for young Indian minds

You probably know this, but lest we forget: mental health is physical health, and childhood experiences underpin adult life.

The degree to which a global pandemic can influence kids—from challenging boredom thresholds to leaving indelible scars—is unprecedented. Our children, adolescents and teens will never be the same again.

Illustrations by cdd20 from Pixabay.

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