Almost all children will have had an RSV infection by their second birthday. Now, while most RSV infections go away on their own in a week or two, it is important to note that RSV can cause more serious health issues such as bronchitis and pneumonia.
Most cases of RSV do not require hospitalization, but infants younger than 6 months and older adults may need to be hospitalized for trouble breathing and dehydration. Hear from parents on the RSV spike at: goodmorningamerica.com/wellness/story/parents-speak-rsv-cases-spike-us-post-covid-78403290. Stay safe!Leave a reply