PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – So you think that you’ve been one of the lucky co-workers to be chosen by the flu? Or maybe it’s strep throat that’s come to visit. Either way, you’re illness isn’t just affecting your body, it’s affecting those around you.
Dr. Amy Crawford-Faucher, MD, FAAFP, is a family practice physician at the UPMC Department of Family Medicine. She’s also the Interim Medical Director for WPIC Primary Care.
Dr. Crawford-Faucher stresses that you should take time off of work when you’re not feeling well because all you’re doing is spreading germs.