Tag: covid-19 and children

Pneumococcal vaccine may lessen COVID-19 symptoms and severe disease in children

Pneumococcal vaccine may lessen COVID-19 symptoms and severe disease in children

The COVID-19 pandemic does not discriminate between people and it affects almost everyone in the same manner. However, since the beginning of [...]
Asymptomatic children at risk too: Thrombotic microangiopathy detected in COVID-19 positive kids

Asymptomatic children at risk too: Thrombotic microangiopathy detected in COVID-19 positive kids

It is generally thought that children are, by and large, immune to the ravages caused by the COVID-19 virus. Many of them are asymptomatic, wh [...]
COVID-19 may lead to brain nerve damage in kids, AIIMS reports two cases

COVID-19 may lead to brain nerve damage in kids, AIIMS reports two cases

Usual symptoms of COVID-19 in adult patients include fever, tiredness, muscle ache and a dry cough. But, in children, similar symptoms may not [...]
Plasma therapy is a safe option for children with severe COVID-19

Plasma therapy is a safe option for children with severe COVID-19

The COVID-19 virus does not discriminate among the old and the young. Even children are vulnerable to this disease. Sometimes, they also devel [...]
COVID-19: Kids may help achieve herd immunity in India but collateral damage may be too high, say some

COVID-19: Kids may help achieve herd immunity in India but collateral damage may be too high, say some

Schools across the country have been shut down since mid-March and millions of students are busy taking online classes in the academic year be [...]
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