What's Going Around - Week of Oct. 8, 2017
(WHAM) - Here is what's going around for the week of October 8, 2017.
Dr. Matthew Capuano of UR Medicine Urgent Care in Penfield is treating allergies. He said to wear long pants and sleeves while doing yard work.
Dr. Capuano also suggests wearing a mask or protective goggles around allergens. You can treat allergies using anti-histamines.
Dr. David Carlson from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Newark is seeing sore throats.
Dr. Carlson said patients can prevent them by washing your hands frequently, covering your mouth when coughing or sneezing and not sharing drinks or water bottles.
Your doctor or healthcare provider can give you the best advice.