Tag: common cold

What do you need to know about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)?

What do you need to know about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)?

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common virus that infects the lungs and breathing passages. Almost all babies get it before the age of 2. Your ...
Croup, the barking cough

Croup, the barking cough

A common childhood illness, croup often starts with mild cold-like symptoms. As the airway swells, the child develops noisy breathing and a cough that ...