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Flu Season Far From Over, CDC Says

FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Though much of the United States is in the grip of the flu, the season hasn’t peaked yet, health officials said Friday. As of Feb. 2, flu is widespread in 47 states, and 24 states are experiencing high levels of the disease. In addition, hospitalizations are increasing, according… Read More »

Peak RSV Season Is Almost Here, How To Protect Against This Respiratory Virus

Here is an electron micrograph of the respiratory syncytial virus. (Photo By BSIP/UIG Via Getty Images)Getty A “p” can indeed make a difference. While you may in some situations ask for an RSVP, you really shouldn’t ask for RSV. That’s because RSVP stands for répondez s’il vous plaît and RSV, on the other hand, stands for respiratory syncytial virus.… Read More »