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The delta variant and kids: Parents’ questions answered

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Written by Washington Post on August 3, 2021

One thing is clear: “It is certainly more transmissible,” said ACCORDS Sean O’Leary, vice chair of the Committee on Infectious Diseases for the American Academy of Pediatrics. For comparison, the alpha variant, which was the most predominant in the United States before this one, was estimated to be 50 percent more transmissible than the original coronavirus.

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