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Fever-Reducing Meds May Help Spread Flu, McMaster University Study


1/22/2014 7:55:36 AM

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A new study finds that fever medication may help flu sufferers feel better but may unexpectedly contribute to the spread of more flu virus. As if catching the flu weren't bad enough, researchers have grim news for influenza sufferers: Popping pills to relieve a flu-induced fever can make you more likely to pass the virus to others.

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