Older Adults at Higher Risk From Respiratory Infections

10:40 EST 1 Dec 2016 | Virgo Publishing

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) hosted two roundtables this summer during which experts arrived at the same conclusion — older adults are at higher risk from respiratory infections and prevention is still the best defense. The independent panels examined the impact of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in

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