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Should You Really 'Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever'?

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Published on Oct 22, 2018

Old adages can be pretty hit or miss—especially when it comes to medical advice—but it turns out there may actually be some truth to the saying, "feed a cold, starve a fever."

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