What's Going Around - Week of August 20, 2017
(WHAM) - Here is what's going around for the week of August 20, 2017.
Dr. David Carlson from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Farmington is treating allergies, especially related to ragweed.
Dr. Carlson said people who are allergic to pollen should consider an over-the-counter, non-sedating anti-histamine or nasal spray.
Dr. Matthew Capuano from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Penfield is seeing cases of the stomach bug.
Dr. Capuano said not to share food or drink with someone who is sick. Kids who are sick should have sips of fluid and ice child. Patients are also reminded to wash your hands and eat a bland diet. They can also eat yogurt or take probiotics to help.
Your doctor or healthcare provider can give you the best advice.