What's Going Around - Week of October 29, 2017
(WHAM) - Here is what's going around for the week of October 29, 2017.
Dr. Matthew Capuano with UR Medicine Urgent Care in Penfield is treating viral upper respiratory infections.
Dr. Capuano reminds parents to try to keep small or sick children away from other sick children. Use hand sanitizer or wipes throughout the day, as well. If you have a fever that will not go down with over-the-counter medicines, you should see a doctor.
Dr. David Carlson with UR Medicine Urgent Care in Farmington has been treating tick bites.
Dr. Carlson said to be usre to use the topical deet spray, even though mosquitoes are less numerous this time of year.
Your doctor or healthcare provider can give you the best advice.