(NEW YORK) -- Respiratory illness activity is elevated or increasing across most areas of the country, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Some 38 states plus New York City are experiencing "high or very high" levels of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Respiratory virus season has kicked off in the United States as Americans get ready to travel to celebrate the holidays.Flu and COVID-19 emergency department visits and hospitalizations are continuing to increase throughout the United States, while vaccination rates lag, according to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Respiratory illness activity is elevated or increasing across most areas of the United States, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).In total, 15 states plus New York City are experiencing "high" or "very high" levels of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A surge of respiratory illnesses related to flu, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and other infections has been sweeping across some parts of China and mainly infecting children, as the country experiences its first full winter since easing COVID-19 restrictions.Amid media reports... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- With cases of a serious respiratory illness affecting dogs on the rise, veterinarians are trying to figure out what is making these canines so sick.The unknown illness has been reported in multiple states, including Oregon, California and Colorado.Dr. Lindsey Ganzer, a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Millions of people are getting ready to gather with their family and friends for Thanksgiving, celebrating the holiday in a way that most closely resembles pre-pandemic ways for the first time in more than three years.However, respiratory illness activity -- defined... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the United States heads into the cold-weather months, respiratory virus season has also arrived, with cases of influenza and COVID-19 likely to increase.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) currently recommends that everyone 6 months and older stay up-to-date... Read More.
(ROME) -- Pope Francis has "progressively improved" after spending the night in the hospital with a respiratory infection, the Vatican Press Office said Thursday.The pontiff rested well during the night, Matteo Bruni, director of the Press Office of the Holy See, said in a... Read More.
(ROME) -- Pope Francis has been diagnosed with a respiratory infection, according to the Vatican Press Office.He was taken to The Gemelli University Hospital in Rome, where he will be required to stay for several days to receive "appropriate medical treatment," the press office said."In... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Doctors say some hospitals are reaching their breaking points as cases of flu and RSV continue to rise across the United States.Respiratory viruses have been surging throughout the country, appearing earlier than usual and rapidly increasing every month.According to data from... Read More.
(KANSAS CITY) -- An elementary school in Kansas City, Kansas, has become one of the latest to temporarily close due to a surge in respiratory illnesses among students and staff.Christ the King Catholic School closed for three days starting Wednesday "due to illness," including... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some hospitals across the United States say their beds are full as cases of respiratory viruses continue to increase among children.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, infections due to respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, have spiked by 69%... Read More.