By Dr Aviva Weisbord, Executive Director, SHEMESH
What would happen if suddenly, tomorrow, COVID-19 would disappear? We wake up to find our air germ-free and no vaccine needed. Life as we once knew it resumes.
Or does it? I imagine people slowly emerging from their places of shelter after a hurricane. They can see trees that crashed through homes and homes that remain undamaged; cars submerged in water, while some are in perfect condition.
That’s how I picture a post-coronavirus world: Nothing quite the same, some damage to assess and some miracles to be grateful for.
Let’s check out the children first, since they are always our main concern. We find a level of anxiety permeating their emotional world.