Summertime Viruses and How to Prevent Them

Summer viruses and infections can land kids in the doctor's office

/ Author:  / Reviewed by: Joseph V. Madia, MD Beth Bolt, RPh

It's summertime and although the kids are out of school, they aren't immune to getting sick.

The summer months bring a lot of children to the doctor's office due to viruses and infections. dailyRx News sat down with Dr. Avni Shah, DO, a pediatrician at Baylor Scott and White Healthcare in Pflugerville, TX, to discuss the most common summer infections in children and steps to help prevent them.


Review Date: 
August 12, 2015
Last Updated:
August 31, 2015