Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common respiratory virus that usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. However, it can be dangerous for babies and toddlers .
For babies and toddlers the CDC recommends :
CDC Announcement :
Staying Up to Date with Vaccines :
Updated (Bivalent) COVID-19 Vaccines
The updated vaccines are called “updated” because they protect against both the original virus that causes COVID-19 and the Omicron variant BA.4 and BA.5. Two COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers, Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna, have developed updated COVID-19 vaccines.
When Are You Up to Date?
Everyone aged 6 years and older
You are up to date when you get 1 updated Pfzer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.
Children aged 6 months—5 years who got the Pfzer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine
You are up to date if you are:
Children aged 6 months—5 years who got the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
You are up to date when you get 2 Moderna COVID-19 vaccine doses, including at least 1 updated COVID-19 vaccine dose.
The staff of Panda Pediatrics, located in Washington, D.C.