There’s no extra Covid risk from living with kids, study finds
Students play during their break on their first day of school after the summer break at St Luke’s Church of England Primary School in East London on September 3, 2020.
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If you live with children, you’re not at a greater risk of contracting Covid-19, according to a large study carried out in the U.K.
In fact, living with children was associated with a lower risk of dying from the coronavirus compared to those that didn’t live with children, researchers from the University of Oxford and London’s School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found.
They investigated 9 million adults in the U.K. under the age of 65 between February and August to see whether the risk of infection with Covid-19, and the risk of severe outcomes from having the virus, was different for those …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]