WATCH — Can I go outside during the coronavirus outbreak?

Mydel Antolin
Story by Mydel Antolin • CBC Kids News • Published 2020-03-21 07:00

Fresh air is good! But you need to take precautions

Unsure whether or not you should be going outside right now?

The short answer is yes — fresh air and exercise are important.

But you should take some extra steps to make sure you’re staying safe.

Many people are practicing social distancing to help prevent the spread of the virus.

And some people are self-isolating because they have been — or may have been — exposed to the virus in some way.

Watch this video for tips on getting outside during the coronavirus outbreak:

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About the Contributor

Mydel Antolin
Mydel Antolin
CBC Kids News Contributor
Mydel Antolin is an ambitious and enthusiastic 16-year-old from Toronto. Aside from being a CBC Kids News contributor, Mydel enjoys posting fun content on her personal YouTube channel, playing instruments such as the piano and guitar and being an advocate for mental health and women’s empowerment. Mydel is also an aspiring actress who has landed roles in various musical productions including Asaka in Once On This Island and Miss Honey in Matilda.