Health Canada reviews RSV vaccine candidate as cases spike across country – National

As doctors worry older adults will be the next wave to become seriously ill by respiratory syncytial virus, Health Canada is reviewing a vaccine to help protect the elderly. Health Canada said it received a submission from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) on Oct. 25 for an RSV vaccine for adults 60 years of age and older. In … Read more

Tripledemic 2022: Rise in flu, RSV, COVID cases a concern this winter, experts say

As summer ended and the United States headed into the fall and winter, doctors were worried Americans would see a “twindemic” — a situation in which both flu and COVID-19 spread at the same time. But experts told ABC News the country may now be facing the threat of a “tripledemic” as doctors see an … Read more

Florida children’s hospitals fill up amid surge in RSV infections

Heading into the annual flu season, doctors are urging people to get their kids vaccinated. This year, experts expect the flu to be accompanied by COVID-19 spread and respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV.Doctors at Nemours Children’s Hospital said their emergency rooms have been busy, and vaccines will be the key to keeping kids safe during … Read more