Many children are getting affected within the second wave of COVID 19. Actor Sameera Reddy‘s children Hans, 5 and Nyra, 2, additionally examined positive following which the actor and her husband Akshai Varde additionally began exhibiting signs and are presently underneath dwelling quarantine.
Taking to Instagram, the actor shared that whereas it was tough to not panic at first, the necessity of the hour is to assemble energy and “be smart”.
Here’s what Reddy mentioned in an Instagram put up.
“Lots of people asking me about Hans and Nyra so here is the update. The past week Hans had high fever, headache, bodyache, upset tummy and severe fatigue. It lasted for four days. It was very unusual. So we tested him and he was Covid positive. I have to admit initially I did feel complete panic because however much you think you are prepared, you just never completely are for something like this,” she mentioned.
She recounted how “immediately” Nyra began exhibiting signs. “She had fever and upset tummy. I gave her cold compress and paracetamol on SoS,” she mentioned.
Reddy additionally talked about how a very powerful factor is to remember that the second wave is affecting many children however medical doctors consider that it has delicate signs typically.
“Doctors are additionally recommending vitamin C, multivitamin, a probiotic and zinc (please examine along with your physician). I’ve performed all the things to make them snug and each are in nice spirits.
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“It’s important to remember that even though your children might get asymptomatic in a few days, they still have to be isolated from people who haven’t been affected for 14 days to make sure it is not transmitted,” she shared mentioning that how she and her husband examined positive quickly after the children.
“We have started the medications, steam inhalation, salt water gargles, breathing exercises, pranayama and eating wholesome meals and are diligently following our doctor’s recommendations,” she mentioned.
The 42-year-old added, “This is the time to be smart and focus on what helps. Not negative. Not fearful. Just be alert to protect yourself and others. We have to be mindful of this. It is the only way. I will continue to make my happy content because positivity is biggest strength right now. Stay strong. Stay safe.”