Thank you for your query.
Do not panic.
It is perfect to handle the baby.
Only in cases of flu
use a mask while you handle the baby.
Always wash your hands with antiseptic soap before and after you handle the baby.
Take good care of yourself and take a lot of fluids and rest.
You should recover soon.
If you have any further queries you are free to consult me.Hope this answers your query.Wishing you a speedy recovery.Have a nice day.