Why Fever-Reducing Medicines and Drinking Fluids May Not Be the Best

With Tamara Hew Butler, Wayne State University As the flu season progresses, advice choirprofessional and otherwise, drinking plenty of fluids and taking antipyretics such as acetaminophen, ibuprofen, or aspirin. These recommendations well-intentioned and solidoffers comfort to those who stay away from those with fever, flu, or vaccine side effects. But you might be surprised to …