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spookydew
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So if children are mostly not affected by covid-19,(I know some children and young people get it and

are affected but with regards to numbers the vast majority are older folks)

My question would be what antiviral vaccine may have protected them.

Seems from what I've read the older you are the higher the risk the younger the lower the risk. See the widening window between vaccination and high risk?

Maybe the further we are from those childhood vaccines in our age the further from our immunity to this virus.

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I don't think it has anything to do with their vaccines.

One is that children are more resilient and their lungs are in better shape. The real problem is how this COVID attacks the lungs.

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Another theory is that children have higher levels of melatonin, which declines with age.
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