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www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/cold-guide/starve-cold-feed-fever

Jan 25, 2017 ... Learn the facts about eating well when you have a cold to speed your ... If you're not quite sure how this saying goes, you can relax: Starving is ...

www.everydayhealth.com/cold-and-flu/colds-and-fevers.aspx

Mar 7, 2013 ... Learn about why you should or should not feed a cold and starve a fever. Though we still use the phrase, experts say it's not the greatest ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/fact-or-fiction-feed-a-cold

Jan 3, 2014 ... Maxims typically date back many years, but “feed a cold, starve a fever” may beat them all. This saying has been traced to a 1574 dictionary by ...

www.cnn.com/2016/09/16/health/feed-a-cold-starve-a-fever/index.html

Mar 30, 2017 ... (CNN) "Feed a cold, starve a fever" is an age-old adage, though its origin -- and its practicality -- is unclear. The saying may have stemmed from ...

www.statnews.com/2016/09/08/feed-cold-starve-fever-science

Sep 8, 2016 ... "Feed a cold, starve a fever” doesn't always hold true, a new study finds. A better version would be "feed a virus, starve a bacterium."

www.nytimes.com/2007/02/13/health/13real.html

Feb 13, 2007 ... THE FACTS It's one of the most well-known medical bromides around: starve a cold, feed a fever. Or is it feed a cold, starve a fever? Either way ...

www.vicks.co.uk/en-gb/cold-and-flu-prevention-and-treatment/cold-and-flu-treatment/myths-about-cold-and-flu

Myth – forget you ever heard this cold symptom saying. Your goal is to not miss a minute of your day when you're feeling ill. But whether you feed a cold or starve ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312760.php

Sep 8, 2016 ... Researchers find that food intake can have a positive or negative impact on infections, depending on whether the infection is bacterial or viral.

abcnews.go.com/Health/ColdandFluQuestions/story?id=5678126

Sep 25, 2008 ... That's a very common old wives to say feed a cold and starve a fever. Unfortunately you really shouldn't do the extreme of either when you're ...