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Covid deaths in children rare, new study of NCMD data shows

Covid deaths in children rare, new study of NCMD data shows

Update 25 November 2021 It has been brought to our attention that this paper has been covered by a number of media outlets using headlines that minimise the deaths of children. Every child death is a tragedy, and we have reached out to the newspapers concerned to ask...

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