Some local clinics are seeing more that just illnesses. In this week's What's Going Around, we tell you why one doctor is asking you to watch your step.
What's Going Around
If you didn't get your flu shot, doctors recommend you get one now. As local 6's Stefanie Martinez explains, influenza is widespread across much of the country.
The new year means new goals, new places to go and new people to see, but flu is still spreading fast.
Local clinics are seeing a flood of patients this week. The common illness? The flu.
Nobody wants to be sick around the holidays. Local 6's Stefanie Martinez explains how to lessen your chance in What's Going Around.
Some of you are going to need plenty of rest, fluids and fever-reducing medicines. As Local 6's Stefanie Martinez explains, mononucleosis is one of the infections going around our region this week.
It's still not too late to get a flu shot.
You want your holiday gathering to be fun and healthy. Local 6's Stefanie Martinez has information about the illness you want to avoid in this week's What's Going Around.
Just a week away from Thanksgiving, people are feeling more than just the aches of a common cold. Local 6's Stefanie Martinez lists holiday pains in this week's What's Going Around.
Simple habits can save you an unwanted trip to the doctor's office. Local 6's Stefanie Martinez has the list to remember in this week's What's Going Around.
Watch out for strep throat! Doctors in the Local 6 area say many families are checking in in with symptoms.
Sexually transmitted disease rates are on the rise, according to one clinic in the Local 6 area.
There are a number of illnesses keeping you and your family from enjoying the crisp fall air.
Hand, foot, and mouth disease is spreading among children ages 5 and younger in our area.
With runny nose, fatigue and cough, is your cold not letting up?
Prevention could keep you or someone in your family from making a trip to the doctor's office.
Wash your hands often. That's the message from local doctors to avoid contagious infections.
Check your child for an itchy head. One local clinic is reporting a spiek in head lice cases.
Do you have loss of smell, runny nose and/or facial pain? If so, a visit to your doctor is in order.
As temperatures soar, heat-related illnesses are becoming more common.
How many times did you wash your hands today? Medical professionals are encouraging you and your family to keep up good hand-washing practices in this weeks What's Going Around.
We give you a look at what doctors in the Local 6 region are treating this week.
As temperatures go up, snakes are starting to slither around our area. One clinic treated its first copperhead snake bite this week.
"Leaves of three? Let it be." That old rhyme could help you and your family keep from getting a nasty rash this summer. Watch this week's What's Going Around for more on how to avoid poison ivy.
Poison ivy is becoming more prevalent as more of you head outdoors. Find out how to lessen the irritation in this week's What's Going Around.