While certain groups, such as older adults, babies, and those with underlying health conditions or compromised immune systems, are at greater risk of illness associated with COVID-19, it is important that all eligible people are vaccinated.
For children ages 0-21 who have previously had COVID-19, there have been reports of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C). Symptoms of MIS-C include:
-Confirmed or potential past exposure to COVID-19
-Persistent fever (3-5 days)
-Rash or signs of inflammation (particularly around mouth, hands, and feet)
-Abdominal pain, vomiting, or diarrhea