THL revises coronavirus guidelines for children and youth | Yle Uutiset | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children

A child undergoes a coronavirus test in eastern Helsinki. Image: Silja Viitala / Yle Finland’s National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) has updated its recommendations for the care and testing of children and youngsters with possible Covid-19 symptoms. School-age children and teenagers should be immediately tested for coronavirus if…

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Children’s commutes to school are complicated by the coronavirus pandemic | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children

For many children, September marks a return to school after several months’ absence. With this comes the return of the school commute. In North America, increased distances between home and school, changing working patterns and commuting time and child safety concerns have contributed to the “backseat generation” — a significant…

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Citing Coronavirus, Attorney Seeks Release Of Man Accused Of Severely Beating Five Young Children – CBS Pittsburgh | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children

YORK, Pa. (AP) — The attorney for a Pennsylvania man accused of severely beating five of his seven young children is seeking his client’s release from prison, saying he contracted COVID-19 at the facility. The York Dispatch reports that defense attorney Clarence Allen argues that 73-year-old Charles Benjamin “should be…

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Former Marine holds toy drive for kids whose birthdays were cancelled due to COVID-19 – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

September 13, 2020 September 13, 2020 CORAL SPRINGS, FLA. (WSVN) – It’s toy time for kids who may have had their birthday celebrations ruined by COVID-19. Operation: Birthday Drive-Thru taking place in Coral Springs. A former Marine put on the toy drive to make sure each child who had their…

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