child

'This is not my kid': Mysterious hepatitis wreaked havoc in healthy child with shocking speed

‘This is not my kid’: Mysterious hepatitis wreaked havoc in healthy child with shocking speed

“Her eyes didn’t look like they were attached to her head anymore,” her mom, Kelsea Schwab, told CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta. “They were just rolling all over. “She would still ask for bananas and ask for juice and ask for snuggles, kind of like she’s still there, but not really,” she said. …

‘This is not my kid’: Mysterious hepatitis wreaked havoc in healthy child with shocking speed Read More »

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits six

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits six

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits nine – with scientists no closer to cracking puzzle of what causes it One child has died and another needed transplant after suffering liver disease Ages not revealed but Ireland said all six of its cases been under age of twelve  Nearly 350 …

Child dies of mysterious hepatitis in Ireland as global death toll hits six Read More »

The above map shows the 25 states that have confirmed or suspected hepatitis cases according to the CDC. Hawaii today became the 25th state to reveal it is probing a suspected case of the illness (yellow), with Puerto Rico also having reported at least one case

Hawaii reports mysterious hepatitis in child under 10 years old

Hawaii has become the 25th state to begin probing a case of mysterious hepatitis in a child less than ten years old — after five deaths and more than 100 cases were reported across America. The state’s Department of Health said the child was hospitalized with abdominal pain and fever on Maui, its second largest island, …

Hawaii reports mysterious hepatitis in child under 10 years old Read More »