Category: Children

Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations
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Report: 80M+ Children at Risk as Coronavirus Disrupts Vaccinations

Tens of millions of children under 12 months are potentially at risk for diseases such as diphtheria and polio as the Chinese coronavirus pandemic interrupts routine vaccinations, according to data published by global public health experts on Friday. STAT News reports: Vaccine campaigns have been disrupted in at least 68 countries, according to data released by…

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Tech for good during COVID-19: Children’s book, phone booths, and aperitifs
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Tech for good during COVID-19: Children’s book, phone booths, and aperitifs

Helena Price Hambrecht and Woody Hambrecht always had plans for Haus, their direct-to-consumer low-alcoholic drink, to land white-label partnerships with local restaurants. But when coronavirus spread across the country and hurt thousands of local restaurants, the Haus founders saw an opportunity to fast forward on that product plan and at the same time give back.…

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