Get the facts on the enterovirus sweeping the country so you can keep yourself and your family healthy and safe.
Enterovirus D-68 has burst onto the scene, sweeping across several states in a matter of months and infecting thousands of vulnerable children. Learn more about the virus that's grabbing headlines across the nation, find out whether you should be worried and understand the best ways to protect those you love.
Where did it come from?
While the virus has spread from a few initial reports in the Midwest to 46 states across the US, this is not the first time we’re hearing about this virus. There have been scattered clusters of cases over the last few decades with around 100 kids total infected, but this is by far the largest outbreak of the illness. Why so many have been infected this time is still unknown and may never be known.