Older kids, those with underlying chronic conditions most at risk for severe COVID-19, study finds

A new study has found that youths in older age – between the ages of 10 and 18 – and those with chronic medical conditions are more at risk for developing severe illness from COVID-19. Although the study period occurred before omicron became the dominant variant, experts believe that the risk factors for developing severe COVID-19 remain the same.

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