Trinity North Families:
Please stay safe during this time of uncertainty. Below is some information and links that can help answer questions you and your child may have about the Coronavirus. Please stay home if you can, wash your hands, practice social distancing and avoid touching your face. I hope to see you all very soon once we are all allowed to come back to school. Until then, please feel free to email me with any questions you may have. firstname.lastname@example.org
COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus.
Symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are a cough, a high temperature and shortness of breath. Simple measures like washing your hands often with soap and water can help stop viruses like coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading.
There’s no specific treatment for coronavirus (COVID-19).Treatment aims to relieve the symptoms until you recover. It's not known exactly how coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads from person to person, but similar viruses are spread in cough droplets.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.*
- Shortness of breath
If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:
- Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion or inability to arouse
- Bluish lips or face
*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.
The CDC links below will provide answers and will continue to be updated as more is learned about COVID-19. Please remember to be calm when talking with your children about the virus and everything that is going on at this time. Wash your hands for 20 seconds often and use hand sanitizer if soap and water is not available. Sneeze and cough into your arm, not your hands.