COVID tests and insulin

Coronavirus may trigger onset of Type 1 diabetes in kids

Although researchers are not absolutely positive that the coronavirus can trigger Type 1 diabetes, it is important to watch your child and know their normal behavior.

child quarantined at home

My grandson’s classmate tested positive for COVID-19. What can I do?

If your child’s classmate tested positive for COVID-19, you should contact the school or day care for more specifics about the instance.

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What are the symptoms of coronavirus in children under 2 years?

Symptoms of coronavirus in children include fever, cough, runny or stuffy nose, sore throat, muscle aches, diarrhea, vomiting and headache.

Little boy with allergies

Is it coronavirus or allergies?

Allergies are associated with itchy eyes, itchy nose and sneezing. Coronavirus causes those symptoms plus fever, cough, shortness of breath and body aches.

mother measuring temperature of sick child

What is Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C)?

Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) is a condition in which different body parts become inflamed, such as the heart, lungs, kidneys, brain, gastrointestinal tract, skin or eyes.