Little-known adeno-associated viruses may be key to unexplained hepatitis in kids, studies say

The research also suggests that affected children may share a genetic susceptibility, though it’s not clear what role it plays. Since October, over 1,000 children worldwide, more than 350 of…

Roanoke health leaders say COVID cases stabilizing, Hepatitis A cases growing

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) – Health leaders in Roanoke said Tuesday they’re continuing to watch the rates of two illnesses: COVID-19 and Hepatitis A. While one appears to be heading toward…

Liviah’s New Liver: A Family Grapples With a Girl’s Puzzling Hepatitis

It was three days before Christmas, and Elizabeth Widders was perched in her upstairs bathroom, fastening red and green bows in the hair of her 4-year-old daughter, Liviah. But as…

Hepatitis A Outbreak in U.S. and Canada Linked to Strawberries

Public health officials said they were investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A in the United States and Canada that is potentially linked to organic strawberries. American health officials said the…

Global toll of sudden, mysterious hepatitis in children rises to 650 cases

Last week, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control reported a total of 614 cases under investigation in 30 countries. About one-third of the cases, 222, are in the…

CDC investigating more than 100 cases of hepatitis in children, including 5 deaths

Among them, 14% needed transplants, and five children have died. Nearly all the children — more than 90% — needed to be hospitalized. Dr. Jay Butler, the CDC’s deputy director…

Unexplained hepatitis in kids: Should parents worry?

The rise in these severe and mysterious cases has led the CDC to issue a health advisory to clinicians so that health care providers can be on the lookout and…

Hepatitis cases in children might be linked to adenovirus, UK health officials report

Since the beginning of the year, at least 111 children have been identified in the UK with acute liver inflammation that does not appear to be caused by the group…

World Health Organization says 1 death, 17 liver transplants in multi-country outbreak of hepatitis in children

Among the cases of acute hepatitis, at least one child has died and 17 children have required liver transplants, the WHO said in a news release. “It is not yet…

Pfizer’s COVID “vaccine” responsible for hepatitis outbreak in children – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) Liver inflammation (hepatitis) in children is on the rise in the United Kingdom, prompting an urgent investigation by the U.K. Health Security Agency (UKHSA). Authorities say they have…