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How should parents talk to children about COVID-19?

Children may worry about themselves, their family, and friends getting ill with COVID-19. Parents play an important role in helping children make sense of what they hear in a way that is honest, accurate, and minimizes anxiety or fear. CDC has created guidance to help adults have conversations with children about COVID-19 and ways they can avoid getting and spreading the disease.

Last updated June 29, 2020
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Preventionlinks to external site

See also: Caring for children