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Record number of sick children staying home from school in Quebec

For a few weeks now, children have been falling ill to a cocktail of respiratory viruses. Pediatric emergency rooms have been bursting at the seams dealing with a surge of a triple threat namely COVID-19, the flu and RSV. Quebec schools have been seeing a record number of children out sick, more than last winter during the Omicron wave, when health measures were still in place. Global's Felicia Parrillo reports.