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US reports show racial disparities in kids with COVID-19 - 9News.com KUSA
Reports show Hispanic children were hospitalized at a rate eight times higher than white kids. Black children were hospitalized at a rate five times higher.
NEW YORK Two new sobering government reports show racial disparities in the U.S. coronavirus epidemic extend to children. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the reports Friday. One looked at hospitalizations of children with COVID-19. Hispanic children were hospitalized at a rate eight times higher than white kids. Black children were hospitalized at a rate five times higher. The second report examined cases of a rare virus-associated syndrome in kids. Nearly three-quarters of the children with the syndrome were either Hispanic or Black. That's well above their representation in the general population. >> More on apnews.com RELATED: Four unemployment debit cards sent to Colorado man (and not one was for him) RELATED: 'I thought I was dying': Alyssa Milano shares she tested positive for coronavirus antibodies SUGGESTED VIDEOS:COVID-19 Coronavirus
The last time the sun was this quiet, Earth experienced an ice age - 9News
Scientists at NASA say Earth is currently in a "Grand Solar Minimum." The last time this occurred was between 1650 and 1715, during what's known as the Little Ice Age, but another ice age is unlikely due to climate change.
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