The RS virus distribution is now receiving bad fortune, and more than twice as many cases were observed this year compared to 2018.
So, the Public Health Authority has now released a press release.
For most of the population, it is a & # 39; See their virus as cold.
For the smallest children, however, the RS disease can be dangerous – something that belongs to people over 65.
– It is the first disease; for children under one year who can be pregnant. You should ask for care if a baby has a cold breath, or a mucus is very hard and does not want to eat or drink, says Mia Brytting at the Public Health Authority for the Siren news agency.
Young babies can die from the virus
Small children can be as bad as they are. dying – even though it is rare. Children under the age of their birth are too often with chronic cotton disease; Get antibodies angry against RS violations.
– It is the first disease; for children under one year who can be pregnant. You should find care if a cold child has a problem to be redirecting, or that mucus is very hard and does not want to eat or drink, and Brytting's definition for his / her. Siren news agency.
1,800 cases to date through the season
The latest weekly report by the Public Health Authority shows that over 1,800 cases of RS virus are detected to date through the season.
There are two more times at the same time last year. Gotland and Värmland are most affected to all residents.
Norrbotten has managed to control the smallest level to date. There, only one case was found on Monday-January-February, with ten total cases in the current season.