China seeing surge in ‘unexplained pneumonia’ — should we be worried here? | NBC 10 Boston
China has recently reported a surge of unexplained respiratory illness, particularly among children. However, many experts in the US don’t consider it a cause for alarm. CEID faculty Dr. David Hamer told NBC 10 Boston he theorizes this increase could be attributed to young children having become more “susceptible as a result of the lockdowns and greatly enhanced mask use that occurred in China during the pandemic.” Read more.