Black, Hispanic Children Could Face Greater COVID RisksA federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention review of more than 277,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in school-age children shows adolescents had higher positivity rates than younger children and that race and underlying medical conditions may lead to increased risks of severe illness.
CDC: Minority Children Account For 78% Of COVID Pediatric DeathsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that minority children have accounted for 78% of COVID-19 pediatric deaths.
Florida Sees Rare Pediatric Condition Tied To COVID-19Data released by the state health department Tuesday indicates that 65 pediatric patients in Florida have been diagnosed with a rare but serious condition that develops in some children who have tested positive for COVID-19.
MIS-C & COVID-19: What Parents Need To Know As Florida Schools ReopenA California girl is on the mend after nearly losing her life to a condition being linked to COVID-19 in children. The rare inflammatory syndrome has sickened hundreds of children across the country, and doctors say parents need to know the warning signs.