Infants who are a product of multiple births, have lung disease, low birth weight, heart disease
, and those born prematurely are at a higher risk
to contract a serious form of Resipritory Syncytial Virus. If children under the age of two are going to be put in situations where the risk of exposure is iminent, Health professionals stress the importance of the vaccine.
Due to the overwhelming expense of the vaccine, it is not an option for a lot of families.