United Kingdom: Urgent polio boosters for London children | International News | English News | WION – WION

United Kingdom: Urgent polio boosters for London children | International News | English News | WION  WION Around 1 million children in London offered polio boosters after virus is detected in sewage  CNN Polio transmitting between people in London says immunisation expect as parents urged to vaccinate children  Evening Standard BREAKING: Polio vaccine to be offered to 900000 … Read more

Post–COVID-19 Symptoms and Conditions Among Children and Adolescents — United States, March 1, 2020–January 31, 2022

Lyudmyla Kompaniyets, PhD1; Lara Bull-Otterson, PhD1; Tegan K. Boehmer, PhD1; Sarah Baca1,2; Pablo Alvarez, MPH1,2; Kai Hong, PhD1; Joy Hsu, MD1; Aaron M. Harris, MD1; Adi V. Gundlapalli, MD, PhD1; Sharon Saydah, PhD1 (View author affiliations) View suggested citation Summary What is already known about this topic? Children and adolescents might be at risk for … Read more

Children’s National is interrupting violence one child at a time

For the first time ever, Children’s National Hospital has a violence intervention program aimed at youth victims. Why it matters: Just last year, 12 children ages 17 and younger were victims of homicide in D.C., up from 11 in 2020. State of play: While hospital-managed intervention programs aren’t unique in D.C., ones that focus on … Read more

Children referred for puberty blockers after just one consultation at Tavistock clinic

Bowing to ‘political pressure’ His comments were echoed by Susan Evans, a former Tavistock employee who raised concerns dating back to 2004. She believes that concerns were ignored because the service was bowing to “political pressure” from trans lobby groups and because the clinic was bringing in a lot of money and prestige for the … Read more

NHS faces crackdown on giving puberty blockers to children as Tavistock clinic is shut down

On Thursday night, Ms Truss said she would review the use of puberty blockers if she made it into Downing Street. “I believe passionately that adults should have the freedom to lead their lives as they see fit – but it is very important that, while young people are still developing their decision-making capabilities, we … Read more