Protecting newborn babies—especially those born prematurely— should be a top priority in any healthcare system. But public policy and insurance standards don’t always provide for proper prevention against some of the greatest threats to preemies.
Respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, is far from the common cold. It can lead to hospitalization, lifelong health complications or even death for infants and young children. In fact, it is the leading cause of hospitalization in children younger than one.