By Patricia Scanlon, Writer
Originally published in The Well by Northwell
Respiratory distress in a child is sure to make any parent anxious. Learn the warning signs of RSV and know when it’s time to head to the pediatrician.
Earlier this summer, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a health alert advisory to health care providers about the rising rates of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a flu-like bug that’s responsible for hospitalizing an estimated 58,000 children every year.