What's Going Around - Week of January 30, 2017
(WHAM) - Here is what's going around for the week of January 30, 2017.
Dr. Carolyn Stern from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Henrietta is treating the flu. Dr. Stern said to make sure you get your flu shot - it is not too late.
In addition, patients should cover their coughs and wash their hands often.
If patients do have the flu, they should stay home, drink fluids and eat healthy.
Dr. David Carlson from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Newark is seeing stomach viruses. Dr. Carlson said patients should stay hydrated and keep drinking fluids.
Patients can even use ice chips or popsicles to slowly get fluids into a child's system.
As always, your doctor or healthcare provider can give you the best advice.