The spread of respiratory viruses continues to decrease — Public Health Agency

The number of confirmed cases of covid-19 continues to decrease, also among residents at SÄBO and people with home care. The number of confirmed RSV and flu cases is also decreasing, as is the number of new intensive care patients with covid-19 and flu. The number of deaths from covid-19 or influenza continues to be … Read more

Epidemiologist: “Congestions from transport, kindergartens and schools favor the transmission of respiratory infections”

Specialists explain the return to the situation before the Covid-19 pandemic by the fact that people have stopped complying with preventive measures: wearing a mask, washing hands and maintaining social distance. Europa Liberă spoke with the epidemiologist Angela Paraschiv, head of the Epidemiology discipline at the “Nicolae Testemițanu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, about the … Read more

In Călărași, the epidemiological situation regarding acute viral respiratory infections and influenza is not exactly rosy

The epidemiological situation with acute viral respiratory infections and influenza is not exactly rosy in Călărași. In the first two weeks of 2023 in the Călărași district, an increase in the number of cases of acute viral respiratory infections was recorded, and the number of cases of flu and Covid-19 is maintained at a relatively … Read more

Research is nearing the finish line for creating a first respiratory syncytial virus vaccine

After 60 years of research, pharmaceutical companies are on the verge of producing a very first vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). Less known — and less dangerous — than the viruses that cause COVID-19 or the flu, RSV nevertheless contributes to overcrowding hospitals in Quebec. Similar to the flu, deadly to the young and … Read more

Respiratory viruses: better not to declare victory too quickly | Health | News | Le Nouvelliste

Without saying that everything is for the best, the circulation of the trio of respiratory viruses (COVID-19, influenza and respiratory syncytial virus) which has contributed to overloading Quebec emergency rooms in recent months has clearly decreased. Regional public health, however, believes that it is too early to claim victory.

Reduced spread of respiratory diseases – Smålänningen

About Smålänningen Smålänningen was started in 1921 by Elfrid Dürango, in 1935 Älmhult’s newspaper was also incorporated. Today, the newspaper is printed in 12,200 copies and is read by 35,000 people, above all in the municipalities of Ljungby, Markaryd and Älmhult. Smålänningen is part of Bonnier News Local, which is Sweden’s leading local media group … Read more

The triplendemic of children: how to defend them from Covid, flu and respiratory syncytial virus

6/9 ©IPA/Fotogramma PEDIATRICS IN WORRY – There are many Italian regions where pediatricians are in trouble for respiratory virus infections in childrenespecially respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis. What is worrying are the pediatric intensive care units, which are undersized as the Italian Society of Pediatrics Sip says. With the simultaneous circulation of other viruses such as … Read more

What are the current challenges and future considerations in the development of mucosal respiratory virus vaccines?

In a recent review published in Cell host and microbe, the former director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and former chief medical adviser to the President of the United States (United States), Dr. Fauci, and his team reviewed the obstacles to the development of effective vaccines against viruses that infect the … Read more

Vitamin D supplementation reduces risk of acute respiratory diseases in children and adults by up to 70% and reduces mortality / vitamin D deficiency particularly acute in winter

Heidesheim (ots) – From banal colds to life-threatening flu courses or RSV infections, respiratory infections are currently paralyzing children and adults in large numbers. Although the omicron variants of COVID-19 are much milder, they infect many more people. You don’t just notice this in your circle of friends, at work or in daycare. The medical … Read more