A respiratory virus has stricken more than 1,000 children across 12 states, causing many to wind up in the hospital and prompting concerns of a wider outbreak.
Remind your kids to practice good hygiene, thoroughly washing their hands is our best defense to warding off this virus and many others that we will be hit with this year. If your child does experience severe cold-like symptoms, sneezing, runny-nose, coughing, and most importantly wheezing. Contact your doctor immediately. Children with asthma and other respiratory diseases are at greater risk of suffering complications due to this virus. To learn more about this virus click on our link Respiratory Virus