(NEW YORK) -- Moderna's respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, vaccine for older adults was about 84% effective at preventing serious illness, according to data from a late-stage trial published Tuesday.Adult patients in the clinical trial appeared to tolerate the vaccine well and there were... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Several schools are bringing back mask mandates to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and other respiratory illnesses.In New Jersey, two school districts said students will be required to wear face coverings indoors upon returning from winter break.Paterson Public Schools, which serves... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As parents and caregivers try to cope with the spread of flu, RSV and COVID-19 in what health experts are calling a "tripledemic," some may look online for treatment and prevention tips.However, earlier this month, the Food and Drug Administration issued... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Despite fears of a potential "tripledemic," at least one of three viruses circulating in the United States seems to be trending downward.Cases of respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, appear to have peaked in mid-November and are now declining, according to data... Read More.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- A mother is speaking out about how dangerous respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, can be as her 2-year-old battles the disease.Jazlynmae Gonzalez just spent her birthday in the pediatric ICU at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque and has... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, vaccine for older adults could be on the horizon after Pfizer announced Wednesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration would fast-track review of its experimental vaccine.The federal health agency will make a decision by May... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez says she knows firsthand the worry that comes with being a parent amid what some health experts are calling a "tripledemic," with high rates of flu, respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, and COVID-19.Bracho-Sanchez is a pediatrician at Columbia... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Health officials are warning of a "triple threat" of flu, RSV and COVID-19 across the country and hospitals are continuing to see a surge in pediatric RSV cases.U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy joined GMA3 to discuss how people can best prepare... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. is facing a surge of respiratory viruses, mainly driven by COVID-19, influenza and respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV.Flu and RSV have appeared earlier than usual and have particularly affected children, leading to 78% of pediatric hospital beds being full,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A New York mother is sharing details of her daughter's battle with RSV, a respiratory virus that health officials warn may continue to spread this holiday season, along with the flu and COVID-19.Anita Binayi-Ghiam said her 3-year-old daughter Ella began having... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A young child in California has died of respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, health officials said.In a release Tuesday, Riverside University Health System – Public Health did not disclose the child's name, city of residence or sex, just that they were... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A child under the age of 5 has died due to complications from flu and respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, health officials in California confirmed on Monday.The California Department of Public Health did not release additional details on the child or... Read More.