Preventing Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), a common yet potentially severe infection, particularly among adults 65 and older or those with chronic health conditions is crucial. This video emphasizes standard health practices like hand washing and staying home when sick while explaining how RSV spreads and the serious complications it can cause, such as pneumonia and worsening of chronic illnesses. Viewers are urged to speak with healthcare providers about preventive measures against RSV, stressing its significance in maintaining public health.