Parents and children
We know many parents and carers are worried about COVID-19, particularly if your child has a long-term health condition.
While we are still learning about this virus, it seems to affect children much less severely than older people.
Newborn babies and infants do not appear to be at increased risk of complications from the infection.
Most children and adolescents with COVID-19 have mild or no symptoms and recover within one to two weeks.
Q&As: Schools starting back
Q&As: Chief Health Officer on Schools starting back
We sat down with Queensland's Chief Health Officer Dr Jeannette Young to answer some of your health related questions about school starting back.Posted by Queensland Health