Will babies who have experienced their first year of life within the pandemic see long term immune system effects?NEWQ:show
How important is the first year for immune system development and "exposure to germs"? Once this child begins post-pandemic activities/daycare/generally higher exposure to the world, will their immune system eventually strengthen and catch up? Will they experience a lot of illness for a while?
Imagining an example of an infant born last Spring who has essentially been in quarantine for 9+ months with little to no socialization with other children, adults, playgrounds, daycare, the outside world.