Flu season continues to ramp up in the US, and holiday gatherings could make it even worse

Flu season continues to ramp up in the US, and holiday gatherings could make it even worse

CNN — Americans gathered for Thanksgiving last week during a flu season worse than everything has been in more than a decade, and experts continue to urge caution as multiple respiratory viruses circulate at high levels across the country. A growing number of U.S. states — now 33 — are experiencing “high” or “very high” … Read more

Flu season continues to ramp up in the US, and holiday gatherings could make it even worse

Flu season continues to ramp up in the US, and holiday gatherings could make it even worse

CNN — Americans gathered for Thanksgiving last week during a flu season worse than everything has been in more than a decade, and experts continue to urge caution as multiple respiratory viruses circulate at high levels across the country. A growing number of U.S. states — now 33 — are experiencing “high” or “very high” … Read more

Special cold and flu clinic to open in downtown Hamilton, Lime Ridge vax clinic to close – Hamilton

Special cold and flu clinic to open in downtown Hamilton, Lime Ridge vax clinic to close – Hamilton

Hamilton Public Health (HPH) says the recently reported strain on hospital operations in the city was the marker that confirmed that the cold and flu season started early this year compared to the past two years. At a health board meeting at City Hall on Monday, city health officials said flu, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) … Read more

America is shaking off its twindemic

America is shaking off its twindemic

Illustration: Gabriella Turrisi/Axios The dreaded twindemic — or even tripledemia — of respiratory viruses is here, but Americans are too COVID-weary to care. The big picture: Flu in the Southeast and RSV infections in multiple regions are filling hospital wards and causing some facilities to cancel elective surgeries and bring back triage tents. While less … Read more

How a case of RSV sent this baby on a terrifying medical journey

How a case of RSV sent this baby on a terrifying medical journey

The virus that entered Weronika Drab’s house left her three-year-old son with a stuffy nose and a persistent cough. They were cold symptoms, annoying, but nothing more. But for Drab’s seven-week-old baby—a healthy boy named Ayden, with dimpled cheeks and thick black curls—the same virus proved nearly deadly. What started as a mild cough turned … Read more

Doctors urge caution at holiday gatherings as several respiratory viruses emerge – KOMO News

Doctors urge caution at holiday gatherings as several respiratory viruses emerge – KOMO News

Doctors urge caution at holiday gatherings as several respiratory viruses emergeKOMO News Dr. Fauci recommends taking COVID tests at holiday gatheringsDear life Common virus leads doctors to suggest people should be careful when collecting for the holidays this yearWPBF 25 News COVID-19 cases in Florida stabilize ahead of Thanksgiving, but RSV and flu raise concernsOrlando … Read more

Doctors urge caution at holiday gatherings as several respiratory viruses emerge – KOMO News

Doctors urge caution at holiday gatherings as several respiratory viruses emerge – KOMO News

Doctors urge caution at holiday gatherings as several respiratory viruses emergeKOMO News Dr. Fauci recommends taking COVID tests at holiday gatheringsDear life Common virus leads doctors to suggest people should be careful when collecting for the holidays this yearWPBF 25 News COVID-19 cases in Florida stabilize ahead of Thanksgiving, but RSV and flu raise concernsOrlando … Read more

Toen ze 3 weken oud was, kreeg ze RSV, het virus dat ziekenhuizen in de VS inpakt

Toen ze 3 weken oud was, kreeg ze RSV, het virus dat ziekenhuizen in de VS inpakt

CNN — Terwijl Abhishesh Pokharel zijn 3 weken oude dochter naar de afdeling spoedeisende hulp droeg, werden haar vingers en tenen blauw. Andere delen van haar kleine lichaam waren geel. Er was iets heel erg mis. De triageverpleegster van het Greater Baltimore Medical Center wist het ook. Ze wierp een blik op baby Ayra en … Read more