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SHOULD TEENAGERS AND CHILDREN BE VACCINATED?

Dato’ Dr Musa Mohd Nordin, Consultant Paediatrician 20-Aug-21 07:45 Consultant Paediatrician, Dato’ Dr Musa Mohd Nordin, weighs the benefits and risks of vaccinating teenagers and children, school reopening strategy, and whether unvaccinated children should be allowed to dine in with their vaccinated parents.   Image credit: Shutterstock.com Produced by: Moh Heng Ying Presented by: Wong…

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The pandemic’s collateral damage

As we have witnessed, the current wave of Covid-19 infection is affecting younger people with hardly any comorbidities and more of them are in categories four (requiring oxygen) or five (needing ventilatory support). In the first two waves, the elderly were more affected. With the demise of younger patients who have young children, the situation…