Researchers find a higher than expected risk of myocarditis in young men after full vaccination. But the risk remained rare, and the condition temporary, the team found. Coronavirus: Giving children two vaccine doses could prevent thousands of long COVID cases, study suggestsThe study also says that two jabs could avoid many hospitalisations among children - unless case rates fall to a very low level. Nearly 125,000 deaths prevented by Covid vaccines in England, figures suggestAlmost 24m coronavirus infections also avoided thanks to jabs Half of young people willing to get Covid jab - studyThe findings come from one of the first Covid surveys asking the young, rather than parents, their views. Covid-19: Young people back jab in survey and bereaved want memorialFive things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Tuesday morning. Covid experts issue fresh warnings to those unvaccinatedScience correspondent Samuel Lovett hosted a virtual event that explored all the latest on the Covid vaccines with a panel of experts Unvaccinated children will catch Covid, says Chris WhittyChildren who do not get vaccinated will catch Covid at some point because waning immunity means the virus will never stop circulating, Chris Whitty has said.The chief medical officer effectively dismissed hopes that Britain would reach a level of herd imm England's top medic says COVID-19 transmission highest in childrenEngland's Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty said on Wednesday that COVID-19 transmission was currently highest in 12- to 15-year-olds, and that almost all unvaccinated children would get infected at some point.