Child-size Covid Vaccine Doses Arrive In Maryland As State Gears Up To Vaccinate KidsVaccine doses for children ages five to 11 have already been shipped to Maryland. Some are going directly to pharmacies and pediatricians. The state is also helping to coordinate vaccine clinics at schools.
FDA Advisory Panel Backs Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine For Children Aged 5 To 11An FDA advisory panel carefully debated before giving the green light -- meaning 28 million kids nationwide could start rolling up their sleeves as soon as next week.
Vaccinations For Younger Children Could Be Approved Next Month; The Latest On Outbreaks In Maryland Schools As 7 Children HospitalizedRight now, seven children in Maryland are hospitalized with Covid-19 including three in intensive care, and the push is on to vaccinate more adolescents aged 12 and older.
White House Details Plans To Vaccinate 28M Children Ages 5-11Children ages 5 to 11 will soon be able to get a COVID-19 shot at their pediatrician’s office, local pharmacy and potentially even their school, the White House said Wednesday as it detailed plans for the expected authorization of the Pfizer shot for elementary school youngsters in a matter of weeks.
Parents React After Pfizer Announces Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is Safe For Children Between The Ages Of 5 to 11Pfizer said its COVID vaccine is safe and effective for children five to 11 years old.
Pigtown Main Street Unveils 'StoryWalk' To Help Encourage Reading Among Children & FamiliesOfficials with Pigtown Main Street announced a new innovative way to help encouraging storytime with families called "StoryWalk."
More Children Faced Food Insecurity Last Year During PandemicFood insecurity among families with children rose in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic upended the US economy, according to a US Department of Agriculture report released Wednesday.
US Covid-19 Cases Among Children Are Surging. Experts Warn It May Get WorseLast week, the number of Covid-19 cases in children in the US reached levels not seen since the winter surge. And with the return to school, the Delta variant on the rise and this winter approaching, health officials are concerned it could get worse.
From Increased Hospitalizations To Long Covid, Children Can Get Hit Hard By Covid-19. Here's Why Doctors Say Kids Should Be ProtectedThe myth that kids can't get seriously sick from Covid-19 keeps getting debunked as more children get hospitalized during the Delta variant surge.
Covid-19 Or The Common Cold? How To Tell If Your Child Contracted Covid-19 As School StartsCommon colds share many symptoms of the coronavirus, so if your child becomes ill as the school year gets underway, it might be difficult to immediately tell whether it's Covid-19, said CNN medical analyst Dr. Leana Wen.
Camp Hashawha In Carroll County Welcomes Back Campers, Counselors & StaffWhen you're a kid, nothing says summer like a trip to overnight camp. Last year, COVID made it impossible for children to gather but this year many camps are finding a way to adapt to COVID protocols.
Child Cases Of Covid-19 Are Rising As Schools Gear Up To Reopen, But Vaccines For The Youngest Are Still Months AwayNew Covid-19 cases among children are back on the rise after months of declines, just as schools across the United States are gearing up to reopen in a few weeks.
Popular Baltimore County Public Library Attraction 'Storyville' Is BackIt's a program that many Baltimore families have been missing, especially the little ones.
Tender Bridge Foundation Starts Street Hockey Team For Children In BaltimoreFather's day is a special day for many families but for children without a father figure in their life, it can be difficult.
Petting Zoo, Crafts & More: Harbor Harvest Fall Children's Festival Goes VirtualThe Harbor Harvest Fall Children's Festival will be held virtually this year from Oct. 19-31.