The Flu and Novel Coronavirus

NOVEL CORONAVIRUS

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in thousands of confirmed cases in China, including cases outside Wuhan City. Additional cases have been identified in a growing number of other 
international locations, including the United States. There are ongoing investigations to learn more.
 
Lucia Mar is working with the CDC and the San Luis Obispo County Health Department.  Please read the advisory from the San Luis Obispo County Health Department below.
Links
 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
 
 
INFLUENZA
Flu is more dangerous than the common cold for children. Each year flu places a large burden on the health and well-being of children and their families.