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Many Babies Are Dying Of COVID-19 In Brazil – The ASEAN Post

One doctor refused to test Jessika Ricarte’s one-year-old son for COVID, saying his symptoms did not fit the profile of the virus.

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More than a year into the pandemic, deaths in Brazil are now at their peak. But despite the overwhelming evidence that COVID-19 rarely kills young children, in Brazil 1,300 babies have died from the virus. 
One doctor refused to test Jessika Ricarte’s one-year-old son for COVID, saying his symptoms did not fit the profile of the virus. Two months later he died of complications from the disease.
She first suspected something was wrong when Lucas, always a good eater, lost his appetite.
At first Jessika…

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