Day: September 7, 2021

Children make up more than a quarter of the weekly US Covid-19 cases, pediatricians’ group says

(CNN)Children now represent more than a quarter — or 26.8% — of weekly Covid-19 cases nationwide, according to data released Tuesday from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). CNN’s Amanda Watts, Jason Hanna, Deidre McPhillips, Carma Hassan, Leslie Perrot, Jacqueline Howard, Virginia Langmaid and Hannah […]

WHO criticizes wealthy nations for hoarding Covid treatments and vaccines, saying it’s prolonging pandemic

The World Health Organization condemned wealthy nations for stockpiling coronavirus vaccines, treatments and protective equipment, adding their failure to fairly distribute those resources is fueling Covid outbreaks worldwide.   The criticism from two of the WHO’s top epidemiologists came during a QA streamed Tuesday on […]