What is the viral infection spreading across Orange County?

What is the viral infection spreading across Orange County?

Orange County has declared a health emergency.

The county is facing a continued and new circulation of RSV (respiratory syncytial virus).

The seasonal rise of the flu and heightened the spread of respiratory syncytial that can be dangerous for small children.

Here are a few ways you can stay safe during a virus infection outbreak.

1. While there is no vaccine for RSV, children and at-risk individuals should keep up-to-date on flu and Covid-19 vaccinations.

2. It is also advisable to wear masks indoors and outdoors and stay quarantined when sick.

3. Get good sleep, it allows the body to rejuvenate and fight off infection.

4. Have plenty of fruits and vegetables to provide your body with enough zinc, vitamin D and other minerals for a healthy immune system.

5.  A daily regimen of low-to-moderate intensity physical activity will help your body function at its best.