This month, more children are getting Covid-19 than ever before.
In two weeks, nearly half a million American kids nationwide tested positive for coronavirus.
The alarming numbers come in a report released by The American Academy of Pediatrics.
There were 243,000 new cases in kids in the latest week of reporting, which ended September 9. The week before that, there were 252,000 new cases reported on September 2.
That means those two weeks had the highest number of new child cases since the start of the pandemic.
Connecticut kids are also part of the nationwide trend.
In less than a month, 4,094 children statewide were infected with the virus. That reporting took place between August 12 and September 9.
“I had a 7-week-old that tested positive,” Dr….