Fall and Winter Virus Season
Flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs.
Everyone 6 months and older should receive a seasonal flu vaccine.
COVID-19 can be very contagious and spreads quickly. Most people with COVID-19 have mild symptoms, but some people become severely ill.
Everyone 6 months and older should receive an updated COVID-19 vaccine.
RSV usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. Most people recover in a week or two, but RSV can be serious, especially for babies and older adults.
Talk to your healthcare provider about RSV vaccination if you're:
Get a yearly flu vaccine and an updated COVID-19 vaccine. Certain groups should also get vaccinated against RSV after speaking with their healthcare provider.
Everyday Actions to Prevent Infection