NEWS TO SMILE ABOUT
Safety gear may not be as scary to kids as we thought, even in hospital settings.
Children undergoing surgery were not afraid of hospital staff wearing personal protective equipment (PPE), found a new study from Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, in Liverpool, England. In fact, most children said that the PPE made them feel “happy” or “safe.”
A new baby brought more hope than stress during the pandemic.
Despite current challenges, new parents say welcoming a little one gave them optimism, changed their outlook on life, and allowed them to experience more milestones together, according to a survey conducted on behalf of Carter’s.