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Why herd immunity may be impossible without vaccinating children against COVID-19

Most children don’t get severely ill from COVID-19, but they can still spread the virus.Copyright Phil Hands/Wisconsin S

Kids aren't just littler adults – here's why they need their own clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine

The freedom of going mask-free is still a ways off for kids under age 12.Juan Monino/E+ via Getty ImagesNow that two-thi

The FDA authorizes Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 – a pediatrician explains how the drug was tested for safety and...

Elementary school children in the United States will soon have one more layer of protection to keep them safe from COVID

When can children get the COVID-19 vaccine? 5 questions parents are asking

The first COVID-19 vaccines have been authorized for use in the U.S., and states are starting to implement plans for wh

School nurses should be leading the COVID-19 response, but many schools don't have one

National Association of School Nurses, CC BY-NDIn schools trying to hold in-person classes this fall, students and staff

A mysterious illness is striking children amid the coronavirus pandemic – but is it Kawasaki disease?

Critically ill children have been ending up in intensive care units with shock-like symptoms in recent weeks, adding yet

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