Daily Archives: May 19, 2020

Virginia Reports First Child With Rare Syndrome Linked to Coronavirus

A child in the Fairfax County area of Virginia is recovering from a life-threatening illness associated with COVID-19, health officials said Tuesday. The child was hospitalized on May 5 with “multisystem inflammatory syndrome,†or MIS-C, a new health condition that can cause a range of symptoms including heart problems, persistent fever, hypotention and inflammation. It’s unknown how old the child is….