Omicron symptom: This symptom is more common in children

Omicron symptom: This symptom is more common in children

Symptoms among children: Dr. Harish Chafle, a senior consultant of pulmonology and critical care at Global Hospital in Parel, Mumbai, told The Hindustan Times most children experience these COVID-19 symptoms when infected with omicron:

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  • The news: Dr. Sam Dominguez, a pediatric infectious disease doctor at Children’s Hospital Colorado, told WCNC-TV that children are getting infected with the omicron. They are experiencing different symptoms compared to adults, too.

  • Fever.
    Runny nose.
    Throat pain.
    Body ache.
    Dry cough.

Yes, but: The omicron variant has created a rise in severe COVID-19 symptoms and hospitalizations among unvaccinated children, as I reported for the Deseret News.

Children under 5 years old proved to be most vulnerable because they are not eligible for COVID-19 vaccines.

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