Ebola. It’s all you hear and see in the news right now. There’s no way your kids–no matter their age–are getting away from hearing about it. So, how do you talk to your kids about what’s going on without creating a panic or spending sleepless, nightmare-filled evenings with them in your bed? (Remember, kids amplify everything–including fear!)
We had no idea how to approach this with our own kids, so we did the one thing we always do when we have a parenting question: we asked our contributor Doc G!
Parents are understandably scared about Ebola, and wondering what to say to their kids. In one minute, Dr. G gives you the information you need.
Have you talked to your kids about Ebola? Why or why not?