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CDC warns of coldlike virus that sent infant to intensive care

CDC warns of coldlike virus that sent infant to intensive care


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CDC warns of cold-like virus that sent infant to intensive care

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The virus has caused AFM in the past, but it's still not clear what's driving a seasonal uptick this year. Cyrus McCrimmon/Denver Post via Getty Images

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning of a respiratory virus that is currently attacking both children and adults. The CDC says that ...

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) is a common respiratory virus that usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. In most cases, the virus runs its course in ...

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Respiratory Virus Affecting Children

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Enteroviruses were originally classified into four groups: polioviruses, Coxsackie A viruses (CA), Coxsackie B viruses (CB), and echoviruses.

RSV infections are particularly common among the very young and the elderly.

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November through March is considered “RSV Season” by the CDC, that time period is when RSV is most often transmitted. During the winter months, ...

RSV usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms, but it can be serious, especially for infants and older adults. Help protect your child and others from #RSV by ...

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Ms Nichols has remained by her daughter's side since the little girl was admitted to hospital

CDC warns about respiratory syncytial virus

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But if the cold is viral, it's simply going to run its course. The antibiotics will not have any impact on the cold at all. With something like a cold, ...

Although no children who developed AFM this year have died, around half were admitted to


62 cases of AFM, the polio-like illness, confirmed across 22 states: CDC

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