When you’re sick, we’ll usually tell you to stay home and take care of yourself. But it seems we doctors may not always follow our own advice. As CBS4’s Dr. Dave Hnida reports, a new study finds health care providers often drag themselves to work even when they become walking germ factories, harming themselves — and you.
You’re lying in bed, trying to figure out where that truck came from that hit you during the night. Do you slug it out and go to work, or stay home and get your sea-legs? Calling in sick can be a tough call, but CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has some guidelines about when staying home is the best remedy.