It is common to get sick from respiratory viruses such as COVID-19, flu, and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), especially in the fall and winter. Learn more about these viruses and how to prevent getting very sick. Explore VDH data products to stay up to date about how these viruses are spreading in your community.
Respiratory Disease Prevention
You can stay safe and healthy from respiratory diseases by washing your hands, covering coughs and sneezes, staying home when you are sick, and getting the recommended vaccines. Visit our Respiratory Disease Toolkit to learn more about how to prevent spreading these diseases and prevent getting very sick from these diseases.