Why coronavirus-related delays in cancer screenings are concerning, according to experts

Delayed cancer screenings amid the pandemic may result in more patients presenting with advanced forms of the disease in the future, doctors worry. “We are certainly worried about the impact of delays in…

Michigan boy with rare coronavirus-related inflammatory illness endures 4 amputations

A 10-year-old boy in Michigan has undergone four amputations of his hands and legs after a rare bout of a serious coronavirus-related inflammatory condition. Dae’Shun Jamison was diagnosed with multisystem inflammatory…

Coronavirus-related syndrome possibly behind Tennessee doctor’s death

A rare but potentially serious coronavirus-related syndrome may be behind the death of a doctor in Tennesee, according to a local report.  Dr. Barton Williams, a 36-year-old orthopedic doctor in…

California coronavirus-related death toll highest in US

California’s coronavirus-related death toll surpassed that of New York’s over the last day to become the highest in the nation. The state added 487 new deaths to reach 45,496 total…

Indiana girl, 5, nearly dies from coronavirus-related illness

The family of a five-year-old girl from Indiana is speaking out after a rare coronavirus-related inflammatory illness nearly claimed the child’s life.  Janiya Johnson’s health was rapidly declining over a…

Coronavirus-related syndrome behind death of Florida girl, 8: ‘She was a perfect child’

A Florida family is grieving the loss of an 8-year-old girl who died after showing signs of a rare but serious syndrome related to the novel coronavirus, her father said. …

Tennessee mom warns of coronavirus-related illness in children after son hospitalized: ‘I felt helpless’

A mom whose son was hospitalized after developing the coronavirus-related multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) is warning others to be wary of the condition should their child battle COVID-19 or…