Another 20 British children are struck down with mysterious hepatitis


Another 20 British children have fallen sick with hepatitis of unknown origin as the mysterious outbreak continues.

Health officials announced the new cases today, bringing the cumulative UK total to 222 since the first was spotted in January.

Of the confirmed patients, 158 were in England, 31 in Scotland, 17 in Wales and 16 in Northern Ireland.

They are predominantly in children under five — but a small number of children aged over 10 have also been struck down.

Scientists are still puzzled…



Read the Full Article Here dailymail

Join our social media accounts to watch exclusive videos and photos

Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

A technology enthusiast and a passionate writer in the field of information technology, cyber security, and blockchain

Age journalism recognised in mid-year Walkley Awards nominations

China confronts US secretary of state — RT World News