Study finds age, hospitalization and number of symptoms are key factors — ScienceDaily

Nearly 6 percent of children who presented to the Emergency Department (ED) with COVID-19 reported symptoms of long COVID 90 days later, according to a study conducted in eight countries…

Marijuana use linked to higher risk of emergencies and hospitalization, study finds

“Cannabis use is not as benign and safe as some might think,” said study author Nicholas Vozoris, assistant professor and clinician investigator in the division of respirology at the department…

Ivermectin Does Not Reduce Risk of Covid Hospitalization, Large Study Finds

The anti-parasitic drug ivermectin, which has surged in popularity as an alternative treatment for Covid-19 despite a lack of strong research to back it up, showed no sign of alleviating…

University community sees COVID-19 cases plunge but hospitalization rates stall as students head home for spring break – The Cavalier Daily

The weekly average of COVID-19 cases per day for both students and faculty saw another drop over the past week, with an average of 13.71 cases per day reported Monday…

Effectiveness of Maternal Vaccination with mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine During Pregnancy Against COVID-19–Associated Hospitalization in Infants Aged 6 Months — 17 States, July 2021–January 2022

On February 15, 2022, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Natasha B. Halasa, MD1,*; Samantha M. Olson, MPH2,*; Mary A. Staat, MD3; Margaret M. Newhams, MPH4;…

COVID-19 hospitalization surge among U.S. children spurs new Omicron concerns

NEW YORK, Dec 30 (Reuters) – Within weeks, the Omicron variant has fueled thousands of new COVID-19 hospitalizations among U.S. children, raising new concerns about how the many unvaccinated Americans…