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Few U.S. children meet guidelines for exercise, screen time

Few U.S. children meet guidelines for exercise, screen time

Few U.S. children meet guidelines for exercise, screen time Few U.S. children meet guidelines for exercise, screen time Few U.S. children meet all three guidelines for physical activity, screen time, and sleep, according to a study published online Aug. 27 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Ciarán P. Friel, …

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    There’s a shortage of info on drugs for children in Canada

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    There’s a shortage of info on drugs for children in Canada There’s a shortage of info on drugs for children in Canada Samira Samiee-Zafarghandy is an assistant professor of pediatrics at McMaster University and a neonatologist and a pediatric clinical pharmacologist at McMaster Children’s Hospital. Credit: Hamilton Health Sciences Newly …

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      Low rates of severe disease, death reported for children with COVID-19

      Low rates of severe disease, death reported for children with COVID-19

      Low rates of severe disease, death reported for children with COVID-19 Low rates of severe disease, death reported for children with COVID-19 (HealthDay)—Severe disease and death appear to be rare among children and young people hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed COVID-19, according to an observational study in the United Kingdom published online …

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        Children with no COVID-19 symptoms may shed virus for weeks

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        Children with no COVID-19 symptoms may shed virus for weeks Children with no COVID-19 symptoms may shed virus for weeks A colorized scanning electron micrograph of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Credit: NIAID New research suggests that children can shed SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, even if they never develop symptoms …

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          UK-wide study shows children with gastrointestinal symptoms should be included in COVID-19 testing strategies

          UK-wide study shows children with gastrointestinal symptoms should be included in COVID-19 testing strategies

          UK-wide study shows children with gastrointestinal symptoms should be included in COVID-19 testing strategies UK-wide study shows children with gastrointestinal symptoms should be included in COVID-19 testing strategies ‘COVID Warrior’ Rachel Murray aged seven from Belfast. Credit: Queen’s University, Belfast Over 1,000 children from Northern Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales, …

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            Spanish children over six to wear masks at school

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            Spanish children over six to wear masks at school Spanish children over six to wear masks at school Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Children above the age of six in Spain will be required to wear face masks at school at all times, the government said Thursday, as it seeks to …

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