While respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) might mean a runny nose and cough for most folks, for newborns and the elderly, it could be a life-threatening illness. In this Children's Channel video podcast, Michael Forbes, MD, an intensivist in the pediatric intensive care unit at Akron Children's Hospital, provides an overview of RSV, as well as what families can do to prevent and treat this potentially dangerous condition.

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