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WHO says monkeypox is not an international public health emergency, but it should continue to be monitored

WHO says monkeypox is not an international public health emergency, but it should continue to be monitored

CNN β€” The World Health Organization stopped short of declaring the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency of international concern as a result of an emergency committee meeting. The WHO called an emergency committee meeting on Thursday to discuss the severity of the monkeypox outbreak. The result of the meeting was announced on Saturday. β€œIn …

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Long-Covid can affect children of all ages, including infants, study shows

Long-Covid can affect children of all ages, including infants, study shows

CNN β€” Even the youngest children can experience covid for a long time, according to a large study, one of the first of its kind to include infants and toddlers. The study, published Wednesday in the journal The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, included 44,000 children in Denmark between the ages of zero and 14. …

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How are the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for young children different?

How are the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for young children different?

CNN β€” Finally, Covid-19 vaccines for children under 5 years old will reach little arms and legs this week. Since the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended two options for this age group, one from Pfizer/BioNTech and one from Moderna, parents and caregivers may be wondering which is right for them. your …

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