Impetigo — which is a secondary skin infection due to bug bites — and some strep throat cases: that’s what Physician’s Sssistant April Dunning says people are coming in for at Mercy Health Midtown Pediatrics. Watch this week’s What’s Going Around for more on those and other illnesses clinics are treating in the Local 6 area.

Lots of rashes and reactions to poison ivy: That’s what APRN Dena Kommer says most people are visiting Mercy Urgent Care in Paducah for this week. Watch What’s Going Around to learn what other clinics are seeing in the Local 6 area.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports more people are getting sick after swimming in pools because of a parasite spread through feces. The good news? Doctors in the Local 6 area say they’re not seeing that illness here. Watch this week’s What’s Going Around to learn what illnesses they are treating.

As we head further into summer, doctors are urging you to pay attention to poisonous plants. Especially poison ivy.

Poison ivy and tick bites: two things many of you are heading to the doctor for this week. Watch this week’s What’s Going Around, for more on those and other conditions local clinics are treating in your community.

Feeling a bit under the weather this week? You’re not alone. In this week’s What’s Going Around, many families across the Local 6 area are reporting flu-like symptoms.

Temperatures are rising, along with the number of summertime illnesses. In this week’s What’s Going Around, we bring you a closer look at what’s making you and your neighbors sick.

Sunburns, tick bites and poison ivy are all signs that the heat is here. As we’ll show you in this week’s What’s Going Around, the heat is also causing many of you to head to the doctor.

We’re tracking near record heat for the holiday weekend. In this week’s What’s Going Around, we’re showing you how to avoid heat-related dangers.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, spring is in the air and that means pollen, ticks, and poison ivy are irritating a lot of people.

In this week’s What’s Going Around closing windows, cleaning your nose and over the counter medication may be your best bet if you are fighting allergies.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, allergies and other common springtime ailments have people sneezing, itching, and visiting clinics.

In this week’s What’s Going Around allergies are not the only irritating element frustrating many of you. Right now doctors say sinus problems are keeping clinics full.

Spring break isn’t keeping families from taking trips to local clinics. Watch this week’s What’s Going Around to learn what doctors are treating.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, the flu is hanging around, but overall flu activity is decreasing. Unfortunately, there are other illnesses keeping clinics busy.

Sinus infections are a struggle for a lot of you right now. If symptoms stick around for 10 or more days, think about seeing a doctor. Here’s a look at the illnesses local clinics are treating this week.

Doctors and nurses at local clinics say they’re not treating as many flu cases this week, but that doesn’t mean you can stop practicing good hand washing habits. Watch this week’s What’s Going Around to learn more.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, the flu is not letting us as we inch closer to spring. If you are already sick or have a weakened immune system, make sure to stay away from large crowds.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, doctors say you should rest up and get plenty of fluids if you’re feeling under the weather. Several offices are treating stomach virus along with influenza.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, be cautious when in large groups of people. A high number of local clinics are treating the flu.

Chills, fever and body aches — sounds like the flu, right? It might not be. Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains in this week’s What’s Going Around.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains what illnesses doctors are treating in your community.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez tells us about the infections your neighbors are fighting.

Don’t start off the new year visiting the doctor’s office. In this week’s What’s Going Around, Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains why you might want to consider staying home.

Before planning your New Year festivities, make the time to get your flu shot first. Here’s what doctors are treating in this week’s What’s Going Around.

Don’t let seasonal ailments get in the way of your holiday plans. Here’s what doctors are treating in this week’s What’s Going Around.

Strep throat is a big health threat for many local families this week. In this week’s What’s Going Around, Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains the two steps you can take to protect yourself.

What illnesses are doctors in our Local 6 states seeing a lot of lately? Strep throat, the flu and other bugs are making the rounds.

Many of you are dealing with strep throat. Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez spoke to doctors about how best to treat it.

The common cold and strep throat are making many local families sick this week. Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez tells us more about the ailments clinics are treating in What’s Going Around.

In this week’s What’s Going Around, medical professionals in our area tell Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez why they’re urging you to get your flu shot if you haven’t yet. 

Does the weather have your allergies in a tailspin? As Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains in this week’s What’s Going Around, doctors want you to take your allergy symptoms seriously.

A viral illness is causing cold-like symptoms and a skin rash in our community.  As local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains in this weeks What’s Going Around, it spreads by sneezing and coughing.

It’s a good time to go over good hand washing with your kids. As Local 6’s Stefanie Martinez explains in this week’s What’s Going Around, respiratory illness is the most common health problem for many families right now.

Wednesday is Kentucky Flu Shot Day. It’s a good reminder for you and your family to get vaccinated. As Stefanie Martinez explains in this week’s What’s Going Around, Local doctors are already seeing flu cases.

A new season is about to bring a different set of illnesses into our community. In this week’s What’s Going Around, doctors are already urging you to start making plans to get your flu shot. 

From a stomach virus to strep throat, clinics in our community are treating a number of contagious illnesses.