Infectious Diseases

5 Things Parents Should Know About Enterovirus


Children with asthma are at higher risk

Stay home when sick

Consider a flu vaccine

Prevent enterovirus before it starts

Talk with your child’s doctor

Kristina Brooks

Kristina Brooks

Kristina Brooks was a digital editor at HealthCentral with a background in animal biology, ecology, and health science. While studying broadcast journalism, she discovered the great need for health reporters that could translate research to the public. In her work, she hopes to use research to help consumers make smart decisions about their healthcare, and empower patients to stay confident and in charge of their chronic conditions. She helped launch HealthCentral's inaugural MythWeek.