Infectious disease doctor Yevgeny Timakov said that the number of children suffering from COVID-19 is increasing. Minors began to become infected much more often than in winter. RIA News…
Timakov stressed that the “delta” variant of the coronavirus affects not only young people, but also children. The latter began to get sick much more often than in winter.
“Now the coronavirus will reach everyone. The children almost never got sick before, ”the doctor warned the Russians.
The specialist urged parents to get vaccinated against coronavirus in order to protect their children from the disease. According to the infectious disease specialist, vaccination will help adults protect their child from infection with COVID-19.
According to Timakov, the incidence of coronavirus among infants in Russia has increased 26 times due to the “delta” variant of COVID-19. According to the virologist, the number of coronavirus infections in the country will increase in the fall as Russians return from holidays.
Earlier, a Russian doctor named the signs of coronavirus in children. These symptoms include shortness of breath, wheezing, and sinking of the intercostal space. In addition, wheezing heard from a distance, discoloration of the skin, mucous membranes and prolonged fever are indicative of COVID-19 in children.