Day: January 4, 2022

A record-high number of kids are getting hospitalized with Covid-19 as overall Covid-19 hospitalizations soar past the Delta peak

(CNN)More children are getting hospitalized with Covid-19 than ever before as the Omicron variant’s dominance intensifies. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘tv/2022/01/03/pediatric-doctor-advice-parents-kids-covid-cnn-newsroom.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘domestic’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘body-text_50’,theoplayer: {allowNativeFullscreen: true},adsection: ‘const-article-inpage’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: {“mini”:{“width”:220,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-small-169.jpg”,”height”:124},”xsmall”:{“width”:307,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-medium-plus-169.jpg”,”height”:173},”small”:{“width”:460,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-large-169.jpg”,”height”:259},”medium”:{“width”:780,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-exlarge-169.jpg”,”height”:438},”large”:{“width”:1100,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-super-169.jpg”,”height”:619},”full16x9″:{“width”:1600,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-full-169.jpg”,”height”:900},”mini1x1″:{“width”:120,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210813102700-kids-mask-small-11.jpg”,”height”:120}}},autoStartVideo = false,isVideoReplayClicked = […]

COVID-19: 17 hospitals in Greater Manchester pause some surgery and appointments after COVID cases ‘rise sharply’

Seventeen hospitals in Greater Manchester have paused some non-urgent surgery and appointments after coronavirus cases have “risen sharply” in the region. The move is a “temporary measure” and will not affect cancer and urgent care – including cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and transplantation – the […]