Asthma and Coronavirus: Here’s What Newark Parents Need to Know

Chalkbeat Newark | Devna Bose

Parents are having a difficult time distinguishing between asthma and symptoms of the new coronavirus. This article from Chalkbeat Newark helps to distinguish the COVID-19 symptoms and offers parents information for protecting asthmatic children during the outbreak.

In Newark, where one in four children live with asthma — and children with that chronic illness are hospitalized at 30 times the national rate — many parents are shouldering even more anxiety.

Read the Chalkbeat article.