• The tripledemic: the three viruses of this holiday season

    The coincidence of three viruses: COVID, influenza and the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), have unleashed a perfect public health storm in the United States that has overwhelmed a growing number of hospitals in the country, especially pediatric wards, and caused a shortage of children’s medicines. According to the Centers...
  • Flu and other respiratory viruses increasing in Santa Clara County

    Santa Clara County Public Health SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. – New data show that flu activity is higher in Santa Clara County than usually seen at this time of year, with levels increasing since the start of November. County of Santa Clara Public Health Department data show the weekly percentage...