Risk of winter surge in flu cases ‘in the balance,’ says leading expert Globally, cases remain ‘at lower levels than expected for this time of the year,’ according to latest WHO surveillance report North and Central America are driving a hemispheric coronavirus surge, the W.H.O. says.Officials pointed to the coronavirus pandemic’s effects on young people in the Americas as especially worrisome. A California couple with five children died of COVID-19 before they could name their youngestA California couple with five children, including a newborn who is weeks old, have died from COVID-19. Five children orphaned after both parents die of CovidPopular maths teacher and nurse both pass away from disease as GoFundMe campaign raises $200,000 to support bereaved family Parents of 5 die of coronavirus weeks apartA California couple with five children, including a newborn, died weeks apart after contracting COVID-19, California couple dies of covid, leaving five kids behind. Their newborn is three weeks old.A mother and father died before they were able to name their newborn baby. Five children including baby orphaned after unvaccinated parents die of CovidDavy and her husband Daniel Macias, aged 37 and 38, from California, died from Covid within weeks of each other - leaving behind their five young children The W.H.O. calls Covid during pregnancy a dire threat in Latin America and the Caribbean.In Mexico and Colombia, Covid has become the top cause of maternal deaths.