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A 35-year-old male asked:

My son will be returning to school next week and i have some concerns regarding him contracting covid-19. my son has asthma. its controlled using a pump and a daily tablet (singulair). we've all had our flu shots. should we be worried?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
COVID 19: Generally, children handle COVID 19 infections better than adults. The people who are at higher risk have poorly controlled pulmonary conditions.

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