Posts Tagged ‘coronavirus’

April 3rd, 2020

COVID-19: Millions of Americans could lose a parent or grandparent

Researchers say their analysis of how many could lose a parent or grandparent, and the mental and physical health consequences of bereavement, should be included in discussions of the public health challenges of COVID-19. Contact: Jenesse Miller, jenessem@usc.edu or 213-810-8554 The death toll from the new coronavirus in the United States has already exceeded 6,000, […]

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March 23rd, 2020

How parents can talk to their kids about COVID-19

With states, cities and towns implementing “stay-at-home” orders in the face of the coronavirus outbreak, families are figuring out how to explain global events to kids while keeping them safe, healthy and active. USC experts offer tips on managing this new normal. Contact: Jenesse Miller, jenessem@usc.edu or (213) 810-8554 What happens when we lose our […]

March 13th, 2020

People in the US are changing their behavior, anticipating fallout of COVID-19

A new USC survey offers a snapshot of how coronavirus has changed behavior in America, from stockpiling emergency supplies and food to hygiene. Contact: Jenesse Miller, jenessem@usc.edu or 213-810-8554 or Julie Labich, samere@price.usc.edu or 213-821-8188 Amid the rise of the coronavirus pandemic, many people in the United States perceive health and economic risks and are […]

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