• Echocardiography Reveals Myocardial Injury in MIS-C Associated With COVID-19

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Study Authors: Daisuke Matsubara, Hunter L. Kauffman, et al.
    Target Audience and Goal Statement: Pediatricians, cardiologists, infectious disease specialists
    The goal of this study was to examine echocardiographic manifestations...
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  • The Majority Of Children Dying From COVID-19 Are Children Of Color

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    A troubling new report from the CDC shows a staggering racial disparity in COVID-related deaths in children
    According to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, children and young adults of color are dying from the coronavirus pandemic at a much higher rate than their white counterparts. In nearly 400,000 COVID-19 cases and 121 adolescent, pandemic-related deaths, over 78% of the children who died were children of color .
    CDC researchers analyzed deaths in people under 21 years of age that were reported between February 12 and July 31, which showed that minority youth...
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  • Parkinson's Disease and COVID-19

    Parkinson's Disease and COVID-19

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    There's no robust evidence that having Parkinson's disease increases susceptibility to COVID-19, or that COVID-19 confers a greater risk of Parkinson's disease.
    But there are reported cases of worsening Parkinson's symptoms...
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