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Why Are Children in Brazil Dying From Covid-19?

Peter J. Hotez

Why Are Children in Brazil Dying From Covid-19?.

By Peter Hotez and Albert I. Ko

Children in Brazil are dying from COVID-19 at high rates, and a variant may be to blame. That variant is spreading in the U.S., which means that "pediatric and newborn cases could soon become more prevalent," write Peter Hotez and Albert I. Ko in an op-ed for the New York Times: https://nyti.ms/3uYvU2t