Rotavirus causes severe diarrhea in babies!
Rotavirus infections cause severe diarrhea in babies. It is a major cause of death among young children in poor countries. It is a major cause of hospitalization in wealthy countries, such as the United States. Here’s a video about a family whose two unvaccinated children had to be hospitalized because of rotavirus infection.
The introduction of the rotavirus vaccine has <decreased the number of babies who have to be hospitalized because of severe diarrhea.Photo by AJC1