Children's Health

FDA vaccine advisers vote to harmonize Covid-19 vaccines in the United States | CNN

FDA vaccine advisers vote to harmonize Covid-19 vaccines in the United States | CNN

CNN  —  A panel of independent experts that advises the US Food and Drug Administration on its vaccine decisions voted unanimously Thursday to update all Covid-19 vaccines so they contain the same ingredients as the two-strain shots that are now used as booster doses. The vote means young children and others who haven’t been vaccinated …

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Desperate for heart surgery for their baby, a family feels the effects of pediatric hospital shortages | CNN

Desperate for heart surgery for their baby, a family feels the effects of pediatric hospital shortages | CNN

CNN  —  Even before their daughter was born in June, Aaron and Helen Chavez knew she would need heart surgery. Doctors expected her to have an operation around 6 months of age. When it became apparent in September that it would have to happen much sooner than expected, the Chavezes said, they endured an agonizing …

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By the next RSV season, the US may have its first vaccine | CNN

By the next RSV season, the US may have its first vaccine | CNN

CNN  —  It’s shaping up to be a severe season for respiratory syncytial virus infections – one of the worst some doctors say they can remember. But even as babies struggling to breathe fill hospital beds across the United States, there may be a light ahead: After decades of disappointment, four new RSV vaccines may …

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Post–COVID-19 Symptoms and Conditions Among Children and...

Post–COVID-19 Symptoms and Conditions Among Children and…

Lyudmyla Kompaniyets, PhD1; Lara Bull-Otterson, PhD1; Tegan K. Boehmer, PhD1; Sarah Baca1,2; Pablo Alvarez, MPH1,2; Kai Hong, PhD1; Joy Hsu, MD1; Aaron M. Harris, MD1; Adi V. Gundlapalli, MD, PhD1; Sharon Saydah, PhD1 (View author affiliations) View suggested citation Summary What is already known about this topic? Children and adolescents might be at risk for …

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