Dealing with the new way of life during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic can be overwhelming for parents and children, especially when it comes to schooling and working at home.

Below is a list of useful resources, videos and podcasts from UC Davis Health experts for parents to help their children during this unique time. Get additional information about novel coronavirus and what you should know


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Child with MIS-C receives life-saving care at UC Davis Children’s Hospital

A 6-year-old boy first came down with chills that quickly progressed to a rash, high fever, headaches, vomiting and diarrhea. This is his journey with MIS-C, a condition in children that's associated with COVID-19.


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How to help your child through loss, sickness due to COVID-19

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, many parents have wondered how to help their children cope with fears and anxiety. Our Child Life Specialist offers some tips for parents.


California doctors see uptick in serious condition in children tied to COVID-19

Pediatrician Dean Blumberg explains the new condition associated with COVID-19 called multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C).


Reopening schools amid COVID-19 can be done safely, pediatricians say

Two pediatricians examine the science that shows it's both important to open schools for our children and possible to do it safely.