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Kevin Patel

Kevin Patel is currently finishing his medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, with a plan to specialize in pediatrics. He is rotating at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where he helps promote the Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work program.


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Six Simple and Smart Facts About Antibiotic Use

Six Simple and Smart Facts About Antibiotic Use

By: Kevin Patel

As we enter fall and winter, parents know it’s the time of year when children may get sick more frequently. Often, there is uncertainty about when antibiotic treatment is needed and when it’s best for an illness to just run its course.  Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are unsure of the best […]

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