Is Staying Home Harming Your Child’s Immune System?

September 19, 2020

Is Covid-19 isolation affecting kids’ immunity? Will locking our children inside the apartment all day to protect them from one virus make them more susceptible to others — even some chronic illnesses — for the rest of their lives?

Peter Wall Distinguished Professor, Brett Finlay, is featured in this recent piece in the New York Times by Melinda Wenner Moyer about why exposure to other germy kids matters for the good health.