Lurie Children’s Pediatrician Warns About Spike in Respiratory Virus That Can be Dangerous for Young Kids

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This Aug. 7, 2018 photo shows the screen of a fetal monitor at a hospital in Chicago. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)

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Pediatric hospitalist at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Dr. Jen Matczak joins the Roe Conn Show to discuss a spike in respiratory syncytial virus(RSV) cases, how this virus can masquerade as severe cold, and the serious danger it presents to young children.

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