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How to care for a child with Covid-19 at home: Advice for caregivers

Children who have mild COVID-19 symptoms are able to stay at home with a caregiver throughout their recovery without needing hospitalization.

If you are caring for a child who has suspected or probable COVID-19, it is important to follow the steps below to protect yourself and others in the home, as well as those in your community.

 

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COVID-19 advice for the public: Healthy Parenting

The World Health Organization has published some content to help parents interact constructively with their children during this time of confinement. These six one-page tips for parents cover planning one-on-one time, staying positive, creating a daily routine, avoiding bad behaviour, managing stress, and talking about COVID-19. Use them to your and your kids’ advantage, and have fun in doing so.

View them HERE

The Science of Well-Being

Have you ever wanted to attend Yale University? You can audit this online course “The Science of Well-Being” for free.

In this course you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits. As preparation for these tasks, Professor Laurie Santos reveals misconceptions about happiness, annoying features of the mind that lead us to think the way we do, and the research that can help us change. You will ultimately be prepared to successfully incorporate a specific wellness activity into your life.

For more information and to register go HERE