Child COVID hospitalizations increase in U.S., primarily among unvaccinated kids

The U.S. is seeing an increasing number of children hospitalized due to COVID-19. Dr. Dyan Hes, founder of Gramercy Pediatrics in New York City, spoke with Jessi Mitchell on CBSN about what's behind this increase and her take on the CDC shortening the isolation period for people who test positive for COVID-19 but don't have symptoms. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across the country. CBSN is currently available on and the CBS News app across more than 20 platforms, as well as the Paramount+ subscription service. Subscribe to the CBS News YouTube channel:​
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