WHAT’S GOING AROUND IN MESA COUNTY
Compare flu hospitalization data by year.
Learn more about COVID-19
COVID-19 is still circulating in Mesa County. We have several resources to limit the spread and reduce severe outcomes like hospitalization. Find resources for vaccination and testing on our main COVID-19 page.
Hear from our team about the most common winter illnesses in Mesa County.
Flu, or influenza, is a contagious respiratory illness. It’s caused by a virus.
RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus)
RSV is a common respiratory virus that usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. It can be very serious for infants and older adults.
Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is an highly infectious disease caused by a bacteria. It is most harmful in infants and can cause bacterial pneumonia, seizures, apnea, and can be fatal.