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My 3yo son has COVID - he’s been sick for the last ten days. So we think he’s in the last leg of COVID. But his last test was positive (done on Friday) and we won’t send him to school tomorrow. My wife is also going back to work tomorrow after a few days off for COVID last week. So trying to figure out what the best case scenario is for tomorrow and maybe for Tuesday. Has anyone had similar experience where both of you had to work and the kid was sick? Can you please share any tips?

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I was just in the hospital over the holidays (not COVID). You know what I learned…I didn’t think about work that week, I thought about my kids.

My advice is to take the day off and tend to your kid. Hope he feels better.

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Of course. FWIW, no one batted an eye for me. The response was basically, “We’ve got this. Focus where it matters and check in on Friday to let us know if you’ll be back next week or the week after.”

Good luck to you. 10d is a long case. I hope it resolves soon!

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Sending you positive thoughts and vibes. Hope your kid feels better soon

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Please take time off and focus on family. The work can wait or be handled by someone else on the team.

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