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[Graphic News] 10.5 million-plus kids worldwide lost parents, caregivers to COVID-19: study
[Graphic News] 10.5 million-plus kids worldwide lost parents, caregivers to COVID-19: study
WorldSept 23, 2022
More than 10.5 million children worldwide have lost parents or caregivers, and 7.5 million-plus have lost one or both parents from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a study by JAMA Pediatrics. The sobering statistics are far above previous estimates and still climbing. And they could underscore potentially devastating, long-term consequences for children, including “institutionalization, abus...