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80 million young children at higher disease risk because of missed vaccinations during coronavirus lockdowns

80 million young children at higher disease risk because of missed vaccinations during coronavirus lockdowns

At least 27 countries have reported problems administering measles vaccines, while several others face similar diffficulties with vaccinating children against [...] Read full article: 80 million young children at higher dise...→

80 million young children at higher disease risk because of missed vaccinations during coronavirus lockdowns

80 million young children at higher disease risk because of missed vaccinations during coronavirus lockdowns

At least 27 countries have reported problems administering measles vaccines, while several others face similar diffficulties with vaccinating children against [...] Read full article: 80 million young children at higher dise...→

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Community-based coronavirus testing at four sites in St. Paul and Minneapolis following demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd has revealed stark [...] Read full article: Minnesotans of color at higher risk for ...→

Lafayette warned to act soon on big housing project — or risk more than $15 million in legal fight

Lafayette warned to act soon on big housing project — or risk more than $15 million in legal fight

The  22-acre Terraces of Lafayette was slated to be decided June 15 by the Lafayette Planning Commission, but a vote was postponed until the June 29 meeting. Read full article: Lafayette warned to act soon on big hous...→

Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to a 60% reduction in risk of Alzheimer’s disease | MinnPost

Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to a 60% reduction in risk of Alzheimer’s disease | MinnPost

People in their 70s and 80s who adhere to four or five behaviors — a high-quality diet, regular physical activity, not smoking, light-to-moderate alcohol consu [...] Read full article: Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to...→

2 young children critically injured in hit-and-run crash in Detroit

2 young children critically injured in hit-and-run crash in Detroit

Detroit police are searching for two people after a hit-and-run crash left two young children in critical condition and two other adults injured. Read full article: 2 young children critically injured in h...→

Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Worrisome MIS-C Disease Impacting Children

Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Worrisome MIS-C Disease Impacting Children

Since the start of the pandemic, we have learned that the coronavirus can have a serious impact on the health of our children. Read full article: Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Wo...→

Two young children die in fatal car crash after taking grandparents’ car out for a ride

Two young children die in fatal car crash after taking grandparents’ car out for a ride

(CNN) — A 7-year-old boy and his 6-year-old brother were killed in a fatal car crash after they took their grandparents’ car out for a... Read full article: Two young children die in fatal car cras...→

Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Young Children Inside

Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Young Children Inside

A family was terrified to find their car being towed away with their young kids still inside. Read full article: Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Yo...→

How having cancer can put Covid-19 patients at higher risk of dying

How having cancer can put Covid-19 patients at higher risk of dying

Patients whose cancer was getting worse or spreading were more than five times more likely to die in the space of a month if they caught Covid-19. Read full article: How having cancer can put Covid-19 patie...→

Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 million children from receiving preventive vaccines

Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 million children from receiving preventive vaccines

The coronavirus pandemic has enforced stay-at-home orders that are putting young children at risk of contracting measles, polio and diphtheria according to a F [...] Read full article: Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 mi...→

Young adults are also affected by Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus, doctors say

Young adults are also affected by Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus, doctors say

Recent public health warnings about a severe and puzzling inflammatory syndrome linked to covid-19 have focused on children. But now, some doctors say they are [...] Read full article: Young adults are also affected by Kawasa...→

Local infectious disease expert shares warning about COVID-19-related condition in children

Local infectious disease expert shares warning about COVID-19-related condition in children

Pediatricians in South Florida believe they’re seeing the first cases of the rare COVID-19 related inflammatory syndrome in children and now doctors are urging [...] Read full article: Local infectious disease expert shares w...→

Routine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the fir [...]

Routine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the first half of this year as more Americans skipped routine doctor visits and stayed [...] Read full article: Routine vaccinations for young children ...→

Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitting young, minority boys hardest in NYC

Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitting young, minority boys hardest in NYC

Among those infected with the mystery disease, formally known as pediatric multi-system inflammatory syndrome, or PMIS, in the city, 54 percent have tested pos [...] Read full article: Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitti...→

South Korea study finds coronavirus risk factors for severe disease

South Korea study finds coronavirus risk factors for severe disease

Risk factors included diabetes, high body temperature and cardiac injury, among others, study authors wrote. Read full article: South Korea study finds coronavirus risk...→

Vast locust swarms in East Africa put almost 5 million people at risk of hunger and famine: Experts

Vast locust swarms in East Africa put almost 5 million people at risk of hunger and famine: Experts

Vast locust swarms in East Africa could put almost 5 million people in the region at risk of hunger and famine, according to the International Rescue Committee [...] Read full article: Vast locust swarms in East Africa put al...→

Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Wants to Kill 'Young White Children'

Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Wants to Kill 'Young White Children'

Maxine Waters endorsed Joe Biden for the White House, claiming that President Donald Trump is advocating for the killing of white children. Read full article: Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Want...→

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young people, once thought to be virtually bulletproof against COVID-19, are increasingly likely to be infected with the deadly virus according to a new study. Read full article: Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for C...→

Expert: Children in Isolation at Increased Risk for Online Predators

Expert: Children in Isolation at Increased Risk for Online Predators

An expert said in an interview that the coronavirus outbreak puts children at greater risk to exposure to online predators and pornography. Read full article: Expert: Children in Isolation at Increas...→

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Tens of millions of children potentially face diseases as the Chinese coronavirus pandemic interrupts routine vaccinations. Read full article: Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronav...→

3 children in Colorado suspected of contracting rare inflammatory disease believed to be tied to coronavirus

3 children in Colorado suspected of contracting rare inflammatory disease believed to be tied to coronavirus

Colorado public health officials on Wednesday announced three possible cases of a rare syndrome that doctors are now seeing in children that is believed to be [...] Read full article: 3 children in Colorado suspected of cont...→

Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million from higher education, but blow will be softened by federal coronavirus aid

Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million from higher education, but blow will be softened by federal coronavirus aid

Colorado’s Joint Budget Committee slashed $493 million from next year’s higher education budget, a massive 58% cut from this year’s funding levels by lawmakers [...] Read full article: Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million fr...→

Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease Director Discusses Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 In Children

Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease Director Discusses Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 In Children

As COVID-19 numbers continue to climb in Minnesota, the state has issued an advisory of a mysterious illness that has been linked to the coronavirus in childre [...] Read full article: Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease D...→

5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wooden Crate Attached To Back Of Pickup Truck

5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wooden Crate Attached To Back Of Pickup Truck

Deputies stopped a pickup truck on Bailey Avenue and J Street in Needles Wednesday and found an unbelievable site — children being kept inside a wooden crate a [...] Read full article: 5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wood...→

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

Dozens of college players have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19, just as the NCAA has approved "voluntary" practices. Sadly, the players will have to spe [...] Read full article: College football amid a pandemic is not ...→

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

“This is the first study that definitively shows a strong association between not moving and cancer death.” Read full article: Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of c...→

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Even drinkers who stick to the weekly "low-risk" alcohol guidelines are at greater risk of cancer and early death, scientists say. Read full article: Moderate drinkers still at higher risk f...→

UK drops plan to get all young children in school by summer

The British government on Tuesday backed away from plans to have all primary school children return to school in England before the summer holidays, following [...] Read full article: UK drops plan to get all young children ...→

CHSAA task force categorizes football as “higher risk” in return to play, putting fall kickoff in question

CHSAA task force categorizes football as “higher risk” in return to play, putting fall kickoff in question

CHSAA’s task force separated the association’s 29 sports into three categories — lower risk, moderate risk, and higher risk — with the recommendation that the [...] Read full article: CHSAA task force categorizes football as...→

Police arrest 650 people, seize £3 million in drugs and safeguard 140 children in raids

Police officers also seized over 100 weapons and closed nearly 140 deal lines, numbers linked to unique phone numbers which are used by people to buy drugs. Read full article: Police arrest 650 people, seize £3 milli...→

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

A top official in Canada says most people have a better chance of dying from "other pathogens, accidents, and traffic fatalities" than from coronavirus. Read full article: Canadian official says risk of death fro...→

Germany: Father convicted of murdering 2 young children

A judge in Germany has convicted a 56-year-old Frenchman of murder for killing his two young children by choking them and then filling their mouths with fast-h [...] Read full article: Germany: Father convicted of murdering 2...→

Pandemic halts vaccination for nearly 80 million children

The coronavirus pandemic is interrupting immunization against diseases including measles, polio and cholera that could put the lives of nearly 80 million child [...] Read full article: Pandemic halts vaccination for nearly 80...→

Study: McHenry, Will counties have higher-risk COVID-19 populations

Study: McHenry, Will counties have higher-risk COVID-19 populations

McHenry and Will counties have not been hit as hard by coronavirus as some other parts of the Chicago area but might see greater devastation if an outbreak occ [...] Read full article: Study: McHenry, Will counties have highe...→

Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Children From COVID-19 Kawasaki Syndrome-Like Disease

Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Children From COVID-19 Kawasaki Syndrome-Like Disease

There has been an outbreak in seemingly healthy children of an unusual disease associated with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It strongly resembles a rare pediatric dis [...] Read full article: Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Childr...→

Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary beverages linked to higher risk of heart disease in women | MinnPost

Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary beverages linked to higher risk of heart disease in women | MinnPost

The American Heart Association recommends that added sugar from all sources be limited to no more than 100 calories a day (about 6 teaspoons) for women and to [...] Read full article: Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary bev...→

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Community-based coronavirus testing at four sites in St. Paul and Minneapolis following demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd has revealed stark [...] Read full article: Minnesotans of color at higher risk for ...→

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

Dozens of college players have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19, just as the NCAA has approved "voluntary" practices. Sadly, the players will have to spe [...] Read full article: College football amid a pandemic is not ...→

Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to a 60% reduction in risk of Alzheimer’s disease | MinnPost

Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to a 60% reduction in risk of Alzheimer’s disease | MinnPost

People in their 70s and 80s who adhere to four or five behaviors — a high-quality diet, regular physical activity, not smoking, light-to-moderate alcohol consu [...] Read full article: Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to...→

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Even drinkers who stick to the weekly "low-risk" alcohol guidelines are at greater risk of cancer and early death, scientists say. Read full article: Moderate drinkers still at higher risk f...→

South Korea study finds coronavirus risk factors for severe disease

South Korea study finds coronavirus risk factors for severe disease

Risk factors included diabetes, high body temperature and cardiac injury, among others, study authors wrote. Read full article: South Korea study finds coronavirus risk...→

Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Worrisome MIS-C Disease Impacting Children

Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Worrisome MIS-C Disease Impacting Children

Since the start of the pandemic, we have learned that the coronavirus can have a serious impact on the health of our children. Read full article: Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Wo...→

CHSAA task force categorizes football as “higher risk” in return to play, putting fall kickoff in question

CHSAA task force categorizes football as “higher risk” in return to play, putting fall kickoff in question

CHSAA’s task force separated the association’s 29 sports into three categories — lower risk, moderate risk, and higher risk — with the recommendation that the [...] Read full article: CHSAA task force categorizes football as...→

Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Wants to Kill 'Young White Children'

Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Wants to Kill 'Young White Children'

Maxine Waters endorsed Joe Biden for the White House, claiming that President Donald Trump is advocating for the killing of white children. Read full article: Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Want...→

Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Young Children Inside

Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Young Children Inside

A family was terrified to find their car being towed away with their young kids still inside. Read full article: Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Yo...→

Police arrest 650 people, seize £3 million in drugs and safeguard 140 children in raids

Police officers also seized over 100 weapons and closed nearly 140 deal lines, numbers linked to unique phone numbers which are used by people to buy drugs. Read full article: Police arrest 650 people, seize £3 milli...→

Germany: Father convicted of murdering 2 young children

A judge in Germany has convicted a 56-year-old Frenchman of murder for killing his two young children by choking them and then filling their mouths with fast-h [...] Read full article: Germany: Father convicted of murdering 2...→

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Tens of millions of children potentially face diseases as the Chinese coronavirus pandemic interrupts routine vaccinations. Read full article: Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronav...→

Young adults are also affected by Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus, doctors say

Young adults are also affected by Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus, doctors say

Recent public health warnings about a severe and puzzling inflammatory syndrome linked to covid-19 have focused on children. But now, some doctors say they are [...] Read full article: Young adults are also affected by Kawasa...→

Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million from higher education, but blow will be softened by federal coronavirus aid

Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million from higher education, but blow will be softened by federal coronavirus aid

Colorado’s Joint Budget Committee slashed $493 million from next year’s higher education budget, a massive 58% cut from this year’s funding levels by lawmakers [...] Read full article: Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million fr...→

Routine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the fir [...]

Routine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the first half of this year as more Americans skipped routine doctor visits and stayed [...] Read full article: Routine vaccinations for young children ...→

Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Children From COVID-19 Kawasaki Syndrome-Like Disease

Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Children From COVID-19 Kawasaki Syndrome-Like Disease

There has been an outbreak in seemingly healthy children of an unusual disease associated with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It strongly resembles a rare pediatric dis [...] Read full article: Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Childr...→

5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wooden Crate Attached To Back Of Pickup Truck

5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wooden Crate Attached To Back Of Pickup Truck

Deputies stopped a pickup truck on Bailey Avenue and J Street in Needles Wednesday and found an unbelievable site — children being kept inside a wooden crate a [...] Read full article: 5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wood...→

Lafayette warned to act soon on big housing project — or risk more than $15 million in legal fight

Lafayette warned to act soon on big housing project — or risk more than $15 million in legal fight

The  22-acre Terraces of Lafayette was slated to be decided June 15 by the Lafayette Planning Commission, but a vote was postponed until the June 29 meeting. Read full article: Lafayette warned to act soon on big hous...→

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

“This is the first study that definitively shows a strong association between not moving and cancer death.” Read full article: Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of c...→

2 young children critically injured in hit-and-run crash in Detroit

2 young children critically injured in hit-and-run crash in Detroit

Detroit police are searching for two people after a hit-and-run crash left two young children in critical condition and two other adults injured. Read full article: 2 young children critically injured in h...→

UK drops plan to get all young children in school by summer

The British government on Tuesday backed away from plans to have all primary school children return to school in England before the summer holidays, following [...] Read full article: UK drops plan to get all young children ...→

Vast locust swarms in East Africa put almost 5 million people at risk of hunger and famine: Experts

Vast locust swarms in East Africa put almost 5 million people at risk of hunger and famine: Experts

Vast locust swarms in East Africa could put almost 5 million people in the region at risk of hunger and famine, according to the International Rescue Committee [...] Read full article: Vast locust swarms in East Africa put al...→

Two young children die in fatal car crash after taking grandparents’ car out for a ride

Two young children die in fatal car crash after taking grandparents’ car out for a ride

(CNN) — A 7-year-old boy and his 6-year-old brother were killed in a fatal car crash after they took their grandparents’ car out for a... Read full article: Two young children die in fatal car cras...→

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young people, once thought to be virtually bulletproof against COVID-19, are increasingly likely to be infected with the deadly virus according to a new study. Read full article: Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for C...→

How having cancer can put Covid-19 patients at higher risk of dying

How having cancer can put Covid-19 patients at higher risk of dying

Patients whose cancer was getting worse or spreading were more than five times more likely to die in the space of a month if they caught Covid-19. Read full article: How having cancer can put Covid-19 patie...→

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

A top official in Canada says most people have a better chance of dying from "other pathogens, accidents, and traffic fatalities" than from coronavirus. Read full article: Canadian official says risk of death fro...→

Expert: Children in Isolation at Increased Risk for Online Predators

Expert: Children in Isolation at Increased Risk for Online Predators

An expert said in an interview that the coronavirus outbreak puts children at greater risk to exposure to online predators and pornography. Read full article: Expert: Children in Isolation at Increas...→

Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 million children from receiving preventive vaccines

Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 million children from receiving preventive vaccines

The coronavirus pandemic has enforced stay-at-home orders that are putting young children at risk of contracting measles, polio and diphtheria according to a F [...] Read full article: Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 mi...→

Pandemic halts vaccination for nearly 80 million children

The coronavirus pandemic is interrupting immunization against diseases including measles, polio and cholera that could put the lives of nearly 80 million child [...] Read full article: Pandemic halts vaccination for nearly 80...→

3 children in Colorado suspected of contracting rare inflammatory disease believed to be tied to coronavirus

3 children in Colorado suspected of contracting rare inflammatory disease believed to be tied to coronavirus

Colorado public health officials on Wednesday announced three possible cases of a rare syndrome that doctors are now seeing in children that is believed to be [...] Read full article: 3 children in Colorado suspected of cont...→

Local infectious disease expert shares warning about COVID-19-related condition in children

Local infectious disease expert shares warning about COVID-19-related condition in children

Pediatricians in South Florida believe they’re seeing the first cases of the rare COVID-19 related inflammatory syndrome in children and now doctors are urging [...] Read full article: Local infectious disease expert shares w...→

Study: McHenry, Will counties have higher-risk COVID-19 populations

Study: McHenry, Will counties have higher-risk COVID-19 populations

McHenry and Will counties have not been hit as hard by coronavirus as some other parts of the Chicago area but might see greater devastation if an outbreak occ [...] Read full article: Study: McHenry, Will counties have highe...→

Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease Director Discusses Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 In Children

Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease Director Discusses Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 In Children

As COVID-19 numbers continue to climb in Minnesota, the state has issued an advisory of a mysterious illness that has been linked to the coronavirus in childre [...] Read full article: Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease D...→

Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitting young, minority boys hardest in NYC

Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitting young, minority boys hardest in NYC

Among those infected with the mystery disease, formally known as pediatric multi-system inflammatory syndrome, or PMIS, in the city, 54 percent have tested pos [...] Read full article: Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitti...→

Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary beverages linked to higher risk of heart disease in women | MinnPost

Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary beverages linked to higher risk of heart disease in women | MinnPost

The American Heart Association recommends that added sugar from all sources be limited to no more than 100 calories a day (about 6 teaspoons) for women and to [...] Read full article: Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary bev...→

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Community-based coronavirus testing at four sites in St. Paul and Minneapolis following demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd has revealed stark [...] Read full article: Minnesotans of color at higher risk for ...→

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

College football amid a pandemic is not worth the risk to young men’s lives | Jesse Jackson

Dozens of college players have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19, just as the NCAA has approved "voluntary" practices. Sadly, the players will have to spe [...] Read full article: College football amid a pandemic is not ...→

Lafayette warned to act soon on big housing project — or risk more than $15 million in legal fight

Lafayette warned to act soon on big housing project — or risk more than $15 million in legal fight

The  22-acre Terraces of Lafayette was slated to be decided June 15 by the Lafayette Planning Commission, but a vote was postponed until the June 29 meeting. Read full article: Lafayette warned to act soon on big hous...→

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

“This is the first study that definitively shows a strong association between not moving and cancer death.” Read full article: Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of c...→

Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to a 60% reduction in risk of Alzheimer’s disease | MinnPost

Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to a 60% reduction in risk of Alzheimer’s disease | MinnPost

People in their 70s and 80s who adhere to four or five behaviors — a high-quality diet, regular physical activity, not smoking, light-to-moderate alcohol consu [...] Read full article: Combined 4-5 healthy behaviors linked to...→

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Even drinkers who stick to the weekly "low-risk" alcohol guidelines are at greater risk of cancer and early death, scientists say. Read full article: Moderate drinkers still at higher risk f...→

2 young children critically injured in hit-and-run crash in Detroit

2 young children critically injured in hit-and-run crash in Detroit

Detroit police are searching for two people after a hit-and-run crash left two young children in critical condition and two other adults injured. Read full article: 2 young children critically injured in h...→

South Korea study finds coronavirus risk factors for severe disease

South Korea study finds coronavirus risk factors for severe disease

Risk factors included diabetes, high body temperature and cardiac injury, among others, study authors wrote. Read full article: South Korea study finds coronavirus risk...→

UK drops plan to get all young children in school by summer

The British government on Tuesday backed away from plans to have all primary school children return to school in England before the summer holidays, following [...] Read full article: UK drops plan to get all young children ...→

Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Worrisome MIS-C Disease Impacting Children

Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Worrisome MIS-C Disease Impacting Children

Since the start of the pandemic, we have learned that the coronavirus can have a serious impact on the health of our children. Read full article: Max Minute: New Studies Shed Light On Wo...→

Vast locust swarms in East Africa put almost 5 million people at risk of hunger and famine: Experts

Vast locust swarms in East Africa put almost 5 million people at risk of hunger and famine: Experts

Vast locust swarms in East Africa could put almost 5 million people in the region at risk of hunger and famine, according to the International Rescue Committee [...] Read full article: Vast locust swarms in East Africa put al...→

CHSAA task force categorizes football as “higher risk” in return to play, putting fall kickoff in question

CHSAA task force categorizes football as “higher risk” in return to play, putting fall kickoff in question

CHSAA’s task force separated the association’s 29 sports into three categories — lower risk, moderate risk, and higher risk — with the recommendation that the [...] Read full article: CHSAA task force categorizes football as...→

Two young children die in fatal car crash after taking grandparents’ car out for a ride

Two young children die in fatal car crash after taking grandparents’ car out for a ride

(CNN) — A 7-year-old boy and his 6-year-old brother were killed in a fatal car crash after they took their grandparents’ car out for a... Read full article: Two young children die in fatal car cras...→

Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Wants to Kill 'Young White Children'

Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Wants to Kill 'Young White Children'

Maxine Waters endorsed Joe Biden for the White House, claiming that President Donald Trump is advocating for the killing of white children. Read full article: Maxine Waters Endorses Biden: Trump Want...→

Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Young Children Inside

Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Young Children Inside

A family was terrified to find their car being towed away with their young kids still inside. Read full article: Family Says Car Towed In Allston With Yo...→

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for Catching COVID

Young people, once thought to be virtually bulletproof against COVID-19, are increasingly likely to be infected with the deadly virus according to a new study. Read full article: Young People Now 'High Risk' Group for C...→

Police arrest 650 people, seize £3 million in drugs and safeguard 140 children in raids

Police officers also seized over 100 weapons and closed nearly 140 deal lines, numbers linked to unique phone numbers which are used by people to buy drugs. Read full article: Police arrest 650 people, seize £3 milli...→

How having cancer can put Covid-19 patients at higher risk of dying

How having cancer can put Covid-19 patients at higher risk of dying

Patients whose cancer was getting worse or spreading were more than five times more likely to die in the space of a month if they caught Covid-19. Read full article: How having cancer can put Covid-19 patie...→

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

A top official in Canada says most people have a better chance of dying from "other pathogens, accidents, and traffic fatalities" than from coronavirus. Read full article: Canadian official says risk of death fro...→

Expert: Children in Isolation at Increased Risk for Online Predators

Expert: Children in Isolation at Increased Risk for Online Predators

An expert said in an interview that the coronavirus outbreak puts children at greater risk to exposure to online predators and pornography. Read full article: Expert: Children in Isolation at Increas...→

Germany: Father convicted of murdering 2 young children

A judge in Germany has convicted a 56-year-old Frenchman of murder for killing his two young children by choking them and then filling their mouths with fast-h [...] Read full article: Germany: Father convicted of murdering 2...→

Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 million children from receiving preventive vaccines

Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 million children from receiving preventive vaccines

The coronavirus pandemic has enforced stay-at-home orders that are putting young children at risk of contracting measles, polio and diphtheria according to a F [...] Read full article: Lockdown measures have kept nearly 80 mi...→

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Tens of millions of children potentially face diseases as the Chinese coronavirus pandemic interrupts routine vaccinations. Read full article: Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronav...→

Pandemic halts vaccination for nearly 80 million children

The coronavirus pandemic is interrupting immunization against diseases including measles, polio and cholera that could put the lives of nearly 80 million child [...] Read full article: Pandemic halts vaccination for nearly 80...→

Young adults are also affected by Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus, doctors say

Young adults are also affected by Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus, doctors say

Recent public health warnings about a severe and puzzling inflammatory syndrome linked to covid-19 have focused on children. But now, some doctors say they are [...] Read full article: Young adults are also affected by Kawasa...→

3 children in Colorado suspected of contracting rare inflammatory disease believed to be tied to coronavirus

3 children in Colorado suspected of contracting rare inflammatory disease believed to be tied to coronavirus

Colorado public health officials on Wednesday announced three possible cases of a rare syndrome that doctors are now seeing in children that is believed to be [...] Read full article: 3 children in Colorado suspected of cont...→

Local infectious disease expert shares warning about COVID-19-related condition in children

Local infectious disease expert shares warning about COVID-19-related condition in children

Pediatricians in South Florida believe they’re seeing the first cases of the rare COVID-19 related inflammatory syndrome in children and now doctors are urging [...] Read full article: Local infectious disease expert shares w...→

Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million from higher education, but blow will be softened by federal coronavirus aid

Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million from higher education, but blow will be softened by federal coronavirus aid

Colorado’s Joint Budget Committee slashed $493 million from next year’s higher education budget, a massive 58% cut from this year’s funding levels by lawmakers [...] Read full article: Colorado lawmakers slash $493 million fr...→

Study: McHenry, Will counties have higher-risk COVID-19 populations

Study: McHenry, Will counties have higher-risk COVID-19 populations

McHenry and Will counties have not been hit as hard by coronavirus as some other parts of the Chicago area but might see greater devastation if an outbreak occ [...] Read full article: Study: McHenry, Will counties have highe...→

Routine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the fir [...]

Routine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the first half of this year as more Americans skipped routine doctor visits and stayed [...] Read full article: Routine vaccinations for young children ...→

Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease Director Discusses Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 In Children

Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease Director Discusses Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 In Children

As COVID-19 numbers continue to climb in Minnesota, the state has issued an advisory of a mysterious illness that has been linked to the coronavirus in childre [...] Read full article: Talking Points: MDH Infectious Disease D...→

Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Children From COVID-19 Kawasaki Syndrome-Like Disease

Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Children From COVID-19 Kawasaki Syndrome-Like Disease

There has been an outbreak in seemingly healthy children of an unusual disease associated with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It strongly resembles a rare pediatric dis [...] Read full article: Max Minute: Steroids Eyed To Save Childr...→

Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitting young, minority boys hardest in NYC

Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitting young, minority boys hardest in NYC

Among those infected with the mystery disease, formally known as pediatric multi-system inflammatory syndrome, or PMIS, in the city, 54 percent have tested pos [...] Read full article: Rare disease linked to coronavirus hitti...→

5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wooden Crate Attached To Back Of Pickup Truck

5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wooden Crate Attached To Back Of Pickup Truck

Deputies stopped a pickup truck on Bailey Avenue and J Street in Needles Wednesday and found an unbelievable site — children being kept inside a wooden crate a [...] Read full article: 5 Young Children Found In Makeshift Wood...→

Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary beverages linked to higher risk of heart disease in women | MinnPost

Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary beverages linked to higher risk of heart disease in women | MinnPost

The American Heart Association recommends that added sugar from all sources be limited to no more than 100 calories a day (about 6 teaspoons) for women and to [...] Read full article: Sodas, fruit drinks and other sugary bev...→