What's Going Around - Week of February 13, 2017
(WHAM) - Here is what's going around for the week of February 13, 2017.
Dr. David Carlson from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Newark is treating colds and the flu.
Dr. Carlson said patients should cover their coughs and sneezes with tissues, and wash their hands frequently and avoid touching their eyes.
Dr. Carolyn Stern from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Henrietta is seeing snow and ice-related injuries.
Dr. Stern said whether you're walking or driving on snow or ice, make sure to keep a safe distance from other people in case you slip. She adds that you should be sure to use the proper equipment during snow-related activities and cover any exposed skin in the cold.
Your doctor or healthcare provider can give you the best advice.