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Child’s COVID death on vacay exposes the painful dilemma of post-vaccine life for parents

The Daily Beast, April 28, 2021

April 28, 2021

Child’s COVID death on vacay exposes the painful dilemma of post-vaccine life for parents

Dr. Shruti Gohil, an [assistant clinical] professor of infectious diseases at the University of California, Irvine, recommends that children who are immunocompromised or have respiratory health problems refrain from traveling at this time. And if they are traveling to meet an immunocompromised friend or family member—even one who is fully vaccinated—they should still wear a mask while indoors.