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Parents’ pandemic-induced stress can do long-term harm to children, says expert

The COVID-19 pandemic, which has accentuated long-standing challenges many families face, has put additional stress on parents that could harm the development of their children, according to a new brief from Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. Preexisting stressors such as housing and food insecurity, marital discord and dysfunctional parenting are magnified during a […]