• COVID-19 cases rising among US children as schools reopen

    21 days ago - By ABC News

    After preying heavily on the elderly in the spring, the coronavirus is infecting a rising number of American children and teens in a trend authorities say appears driven by school reopenings and the resumption of sports, playdates and other activities
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  • CDC: Teens Contract COVID At Nearly ‘Double' The Rate Of Younger Kids

    21 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    The study can help schools plan for future learning options
    As schools reopen and administrators continually monitor coronavirus cases in their counties, a new study shows teenagers are twice as likely to become infected with COVID-19 than younger children. While children of all ages are at a lower rate of serious impact from the virus, they can still have consequences that heath experts currently don't know the full extent of.
    The coronavirus infection rate among kids ages 12 and 17 is “approximately double” that of younger children, according to a new study from the U.S. Centers for...
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  • CDC: College-Aged COVID-19 Cases Spiked After Schools Reopened

    CDC: College-Aged COVID-19 Cases Spiked After Schools Reopened

    21 days ago - By MedPageToday

    Weekly COVID-19 incidence among younger adults was up 55% in August, and more than doubled in the Northeast and Midwest, researchers found.
    From Aug. 2 to Sept. 5, the proportion of cases occurring among adults ages 18 to 22...
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  • College-age coronavirus cases have DOUBLED in much of the US

    College-age coronavirus cases have DOUBLED in much of the US

    21 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Weekly case rates rose by 144% in the Northeast, the region of the US most densely-packed with colleges and universities, while the Midwest saw an uptick of 123% among college-age Americans.
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