Children are getting long covid and being left with lasting problems

Children are getting long covid and being left with lasting problems

By Helen Thomson A man helps his daughter with a covid-19 test in Chicago, IllinoisScott Olson/Getty Images A SERIOUS picture is emerging about the long-term health effects of covid-19 in some children, with UK politicians calling the lack of acknowledgment

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Children Are Consuming Hand Sanitizer. Here’s How to Keep Them Safe.

Children Are Consuming Hand Sanitizer. Here’s How to Keep Them Safe.

Alcohol-based hand sanitizer became a must-have item during the pandemic. But as sales jumped and families stocked up, poison control centers started getting more calls about little children who had accidentally ingested it.Even now, about a year after the frenzy

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Exercise vs. Diet? What Children of the Amazon Can Teach Us About Weight Gain

Exercise vs. Diet? What Children of the Amazon Can Teach Us About Weight Gain

Young Shuar differ from most Western children in so many ways, though, including their genetics, that interpreting that study’s findings was challenging, Dr. Urlacher knew. But he also was aware of a more-comparable group of children only a longish canoe

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Trajectories of Childhood Adversity and Type 1 Diabetes: A Nationwide Study of One Million Children

Prediabetes, Diabetes, and the Risk of All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Japanese Working Population: Japan Epidemiology Collaboration on Occupational Health Study

Trajectories of Childhood Adversity and Type 1 Diabetes: A Nationwide Study of One Million Children Jessica Bengtsson, Andreas Rieckmann, Bendix Carstensen, Jannet Svensson, Marit E. Jørgensen, Naja H. Rod Diabetes Care Mar 2021, 44 (3) 740-747; DOI: 10.2337/dc20-1130 Via Source

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Kids’ Robust Immune Systems May Shield From COVID

Kids' Robust Immune Systems May Shield From COVID

THURSDAY, Feb. 18, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Children have largely been spared severe COVID-19 infection, and new research hints at why. In the study, children’s immune systems attacked the new coronavirus faster and more aggressively than adults’ immune systems

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When Will Kids Get COVID Vaccines?

Kids Highly Likely to Transmit COVID to Others

MONDAY, Feb. 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) — For parents with questions about COVID-19 vaccines and children, Johns Hopkins Medicine experts offer answers.        While vaccinations for adults are underway in the United States, clinical trials for

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Covid-Linked Syndrome in Children Is Growing and Cases Are More Severe

Covid-Linked Syndrome in Children Is Growing and Cases Are More Severe

“We’re now getting more of these MIS-C kids, but this time, it just seems that a higher percentage of them are really critically ill,” said Dr. Roberta DeBiasi, chief of infectious diseases at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C. During

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