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Food and Nutrition Tips during COVID-19 Lockdown

Good nutrition is essential for health, especially in times like now when the immune system needs to be stronger to fight back. As it is known by now, good hygiene and immunity have a major role to play in keeping the coronavirus at bay. With strong lockdown measures in place, access to food has been […]

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How To Keep Children Healthy and Active During COVID-19 Lockdown

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the country, people, especially children have been asked to stay at home. All parks, stadiums, gardens, and fitness centers, where one can go to stay fit, have been closed across the country in order to curtail the spread of the virus. Staying at home for prolonged periods without […]

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Free Apps to Teach Your Child Coding during COVID-19 Lockdown

As expected the nationwide lockdown has been extended for another 20 days. Although this was a necessary step, the most affected are children because everything is closed. No parks, no temples, no parties, no celebrations, no libraries, and basically nothing that can keep them entertained and educated in the summer holidays. Most children spend their […]

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Popular Apps and Websites for Children to Learn during Lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic outbreak has forced all of us indoors. With all educational institutions closed to avoid the spread of COVID-19, children are finding it hard to while away their time. With strict social distancing in force, children can’t go out and can’t play with friends. Several websites and apps now provide learning collaterals for […]

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5 Tips from UNICEF to Help Children Learn At Home

As the nationwide lockdown stretches to another fortnight, millions of children will now have to stay indoors for an extended period. They have nowhere to go and almost nothing to do. In fact, early school closures have affected the education of all students. At the same time, even adults have been forced to stay indoors […]

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Indoor Games to Play During COVID-19 Lockdown

With all of us zoned in due to lockdown and now with everything closed for the foreseeable future, we are all looking for ways to pass our time. How long can we watch TV or listen to the radio? While adults can somehow manage to spend their day doing office work and talking to friends, […]

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How to Boost Your Child’s Immunity against Corona Virus

For over four months now Corona Virus or COVID-19 has spooked the world forcing complete shutdowns in many countries including India. Although both adults and children are equally at risk of catching the virus, the instances of COVID-19 and fatalities are less in children, as opposed to adults. This is because of immunity in children […]

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Online Educational Resources for Children During COVID-19 Lockdown

Even as you are reading this, globally about 1.25 billion school and college-going children are home-struck due to the raging pandemic. In fact, it’s estimated that almost two-thirds of the world’s students are home now due to early closure of schools. Making life worse for students is the fact that all modes of entertainment are […]

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Productive Things Children Can Do At Home During Lockdown

With lockdown being necessitated due COVID-19 pandemic, students have all the time on earth. However, with parks, grounds, malls, stadiums, and cinemas closed, students have nowhere to go and nothing to do as they don’t have access to anything, not even their friends. How long can they watch TV or listen to the radio? How […]

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Managing Mental Health in Children During COVID-19 Lockdown

Children are facing major interruptions in life with the outbreak of coronavirus and the subsequent lockdown announced by the government.  Physical distancing from friends and with every source of entertainment being inaccessible is a lot and tough for them. With the virus spreading rapidly in the country, it is very likely that children will experience […]

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