New CDC report: Young kids can spread Covid in their communities. To protect families and communities, open schools safely or not at all. Reduce community spread. Minimize risk. Plan to find and manage cases. Communicate transparently.
A big deal. New report shows that students are spreading Covid at child care centers then getting their parents sick. Schools are not a bubble. To reopen more safely, control Covid and adapt schooling.
For those doubting that children can spread #COVID19 to adults...
(1/12) Study of #SARSCoV2 transmission by children. 12 children infected in childcare transmitted the virus to at least 12 of 46 (26%) contacts at home or in the community. One parent was hospitalised. Transmission by 2 of 3 asymptomatic children was seen.
BREAKING: Per ⁦⁩, school age kids are transmitting COVID-19. Read it before the White House makes them change if.
Young children can spread covid-19 infections (again) 3 child care facility outbreaks, 54% cases linked to kids Average age 7, 12 children spread to 12 others not from the child care facility. At least 2 of the kids who spread were asymptomatic
This is pretty obvious foreshadowing what is going to happen with in-person schools around the country. Asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic kids will be the vectors who will get teachers and parents sick. via
2. These included symptomatic and asymptomatic transmission. "Having SARS-CoV-2 testing available, timely results, and testing of contacts of persons with COVID-19 in child care settings regardless of symptoms can help prevent transmission"
Yes, kids can get it at school or at child care facilities and then bring it home and infect the adults they live with
A new finds children who likely got #COVID19 in their child care centers spread COVID-19 to others outside the child care center, including to household members. Slow the spread. Wear masks if over 2, wash hands & stay home if sick. See more:
Children at daycares in Utah (including 2 who had no symptoms) transmitted the virus to at least 26% of their contacts. One parent was hospitalized, acc to new report
New research from the confirms children get COVID and infect adults. If/when numbers spike again, closing schools and daycares will be key to avoiding chaos
Young children can transmit SARS-CoV-2 to household members, even when *asymptomatic*. via #SARSCoV2 #COVID19
#Children are catching #COVID19 in child care settings & bringing #SARSCoV2 back to their households, according to a study emphasizing the benefits of #testing case contacts in #childcare settings, including children who may not show symptoms.
1/2 - “Outbreaks of #COVID19 in 3 child care facilities linked to index cases in adults and associated with transmission from children to household and nonhousehold contacts. In these 3 outbreaks, 54% of the cases occurred in children.”
1/ In the from this week, two of three asymptomatic children were thought to have likely transmitted #covid19 to their parents and possibly to their teachers. While important, question remains of how often this is actually happening.
New MMWR: "Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 Outbreaks Associated with Child Care Facilities" - 12 kids with COVID-19 in childcare centers; 3 asymptomatic - Transmitted to 12 adults; 1 hospitalized
A3 – Nevertheless, spread will likely occur. There have been reports of daycare spread, however. So, it is important to keep an eye on these facilities w/ good contact tracing. #PWChat
Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 Outbreaks Associated ... via
So -surprise- young infected children CAN transmit. Can we move on from trying to pretend it won’t happen to figuring out how much it’s going to happen and how to minimise it? Including vaccine cluster rando trials as being planned by in Finland
A new finds children who likely got #COVID19 in their child care centers spread COVID-19 to others outside the child care center, including to household members. Slow the spread. Wear masks if over 2, wash hands & stay home if sick. See more:
For those who think transmission of #SARSCoV2 does not occur from young children to others, here is a study using contact tracing data from outbreaks at UT child care centers showing that it does.
Important new study of childcare center COVID-19 outbreaks with spread home to families. Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 Outbreaks Associated ... via
Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 Outbreaks Associated With Child Care Facilities - Salt Lake City, Utah, April-July 2020 via
Stop saying that children can't transmit #COVID19! Newly published report details outbreaks at #Utah child care facilities where kids later transmitted the #coronavirus to their family members.
Transmission was observed from two of three children with confirmed, asymptomatic COVID-19 from child-care facility ➡️CDC report ➡️Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 Outbreaks Associated ... via