How to Tell Your Parents You Have Coronavirus

The worst has come to pass. You have a confirmed case of coronavirus. After taking the necessary medical precautions to stop the spread of COVID-19 to anyone else, you’ll have to start sharing the news with your nearest and dearest. Delivering bad news to your parents is always difficult, but we’re going to make it easier on you by breaking down this daunting task into 10 easy steps. Keep calm, have the tough conversation, and hopefully, your parents will wow you a loving, supportive reaction.

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