SALEM, Ore. – Some health officials are calling it a ‘triple-demic.’ The flu, RSV and COVID are all surfacing in the community. On Thursday, the Oregon Health Authority shared just how dire the situation is for hospitals across the state. ...

SALEM, Ore. – Governor Kate Brown issued another executive order in an attempt to address the rising number of respiratory illnesses in Oregon. On the afternoon of Wednesday, December 7, the governor’s office issued the following statement: Governor Kate Brown ...

Author: Brittany Falkers (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Respiratory syncytial virus cases have put hospitals into crisis mode in Oregon, Washington and across the country. RSV is a common virus, one that just about everyone gets as a child, but ...

Author: Tim Gordon VANCOUVER, Wash. — Everyone is looking for a break after long years living with COVID-19, but the coronavirus is not done with us yet — and health officials warn that it’s accompanied by a strong onset of RSV, ...

Jackson County, Ore. —Thanksgiving may be over, but now local health officials are bracing for a potential surge in respiratory viruses. The Flu, RSV, and Covid are all surfacing in the community. Some health officials are even calling it the ...

(CNN) The holiday season is in full swing and people are hitting the roads and skies at nearly pre-pandemic numbers. At the same time, a triple threat of viruses looms. Respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, in particular is causing major ...

Author: Anthony Macuk (KGW), KGW Staff PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Portland-area hospitals are struggling with a large wave of pediatric RSV cases, and Multnomah County health officials are urging residents to be extra cautious about health and safety in the ...

Author: Joe Raineri (KGW), Alma McCarty (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) case rates are continuing to rise in Oregon, and local hospitals say the wave has reached unprecedented levels and has pushed them into crisis mode. ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– Around the country and here in Southern Oregon, hospitals are seeing a rise in respiratory virus infections, including RSV. A representative from Asante said its seeing double the amount of pediatric patients, partially due to an increase in ...

SALEM, Ore. – On Monday, Oregon Governor Kate Brown issued an executive order to address the state’s rising number of pediatric RSV hospitalizations. Now, the Oregon Nurses Association is responding. RSV, also referred to as “respiratory syncytial virus,” causes cold-like ...

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