Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common illness that affects the airways. In older children and teens, RSV is often mild with cold-like symptoms. In babies and children under age 5, RSV can be very serious. In this Massachusetts General Hospital Blum Center presentation from November 30, 2022, our panel of experts from Mass General for Children share their expertise on RSV, including symptoms, treatment, prevention tips, and more.
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The Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center, commonly known as the Blum Center, is a relaxed and comfortable place for patients, families and friends to find accurate health information with help from trained staff.