Kim Jong-un Orders Lockdown as North Korea Reports First Covid Cases

If North Korea fails to bring the outbreak under control, it “could face a serious food crisis and the kind of great confusion we have seen in China recently,” Mr.…

CDC investigating more than 100 cases of hepatitis in children, including 5 deaths

Among them, 14% needed transplants, and five children have died. Nearly all the children — more than 90% — needed to be hospitalized. Dr. Jay Butler, the CDC’s deputy director…

C.D.C. Is Investigating 109 Cases of Hepatitis in Children, Including 5 Deaths

The deaths of five children and what may be an unusual group of more than 100 hepatitis cases in young children in the United States are under investigation by the…

What Scientists Know About the Unusual Hepatitis Cases in Children

Where have the new cases been reported? In early April, Britain became the first country to notify the W.H.O. of a cluster of unexplained hepatitis cases in children. The cases…

Handful of Covid Cases Emerge After White House Correspondents’ Dinner

A handful of coronavirus cases have emerged among people who attended the White House Correspondents’ Dinner over the weekend, the president of the correspondents’ association said on Tuesday. Steven Portnoy…

Covid-19 cases that return after Paxlovid antiviral treatment puzzle doctors

Blakeney, a 43-year-old researcher at the University of Washington’s School of Nursing, is a breast cancer survivor. The Seattle resident says she doesn’t meet any strict definition of being immunocompromised,…

Hepatitis cases in children might be linked to adenovirus, UK health officials report

Since the beginning of the year, at least 111 children have been identified in the UK with acute liver inflammation that does not appear to be caused by the group…

Child Hepatitis Cases Detected in Illinois, Canada, Japan

April 27, 2022 A growing number of severe child hepatitis cases have been detected in the United States and around the world. The cause of the cases is still uncertain.…

C.D.C. Issues Alert Over Cluster of Hepatitis Cases in Children

A cluster of severe hepatitis cases in Alabama children prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to issue a nationwide health alert on Thursday, urging doctors and health officials…

Uptick in New Covid Cases Is Concerning but Not Surprising, Dr. Fauci Says

In the meantime, Dr. Fauci encouraged all eligible Americans to get vaccinated and boosted and expressed hope that Congress would soon pass a $10 billion Covid relief bill. Congress adjourned…