Clouds. 66.7   F New York
AI-Powered News Summarizer
Top Stories

While schools are reopening, germs and the pandemic "are not gone," pediatrician says

September 12, 2020. Summarized by summa-bot.

Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, a primary care pediatrician, wants children to keep washing their hands and wearing masks in school because the coronavirus pandemic is still ongoing and the "germs are not gone."

Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, a primary care pediatrician, wants children to keep washing their hands and wearing masks in school because the coronavirus pandemic is still ongoing and the "germs are not gone. "

Bracho-Sanchez, who is also the director of pediatric telemedicine and assistant professor of pediatrics at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, shared some advice for families this morning during CNN and "Sesame Street's" back-to-school town hall.

The Oxford University coronavirus vaccine trials will resume after being halted Sunday after an unexplained illness in one of its volunteers, the university said in a statement today.

In large trials such as this, it is expected that some participants will become unwell and every case must be carefully evaluated to ensure careful assessment of safety," the statement said.

The United Arab Emirates reported 1,007 new cases of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, which is the highest daily number of infections recorded since the beginning of the pandemic, the country's health ministry said.

On Wednesday, it came to light that pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca had paused its coronavirus vaccine trial not once but twice because of adverse events.

While Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, on Wednesday implied that pausing a Phase 3 trial was a somewhat common occurrence, vaccine trial experts interviewed by CNN say it is not common.

The data shows children can carry the virus from child care settings to their homes, the researchers wrote in a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Czech Republic has reported 1,447 new coronavirus cases on Friday, the country's largest ever spike in cases in one day, according to data released by the health ministry on Saturday.

Summarizer is on Google News. Now you can get the latest AI summarized news on your favorite news platform.

Don't like Google News? We have an RSS Feed for you.

Suggestions