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to break a fever..take a really hot bath.. and sweat it out... good or bad idea... i feel like crap.. just wondering

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Asked by Anonymous at 2:09 AM on Jul. 11, 2009 in Health

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  • bad idea.
    drink lots of fluids, maybe a luke warm bath.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:11 AM on Jul. 11, 2009

  • take a luke warm shower more on the colder side

    Answer by looovemybabies at 2:11 AM on Jul. 11, 2009

  • No! This will just raise your body temperature. Cool drinks, tepid shower. wear loose comfortable clothing., eat a chopped clove of garlic mixed with honey (one clove a day)

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:53 AM on Jul. 11, 2009

  • Bad idea, it will make your body temp rise. Take a lukewarm bath or shower. Keep hydrated. Get lots of rest too.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 12:21 PM on Jul. 11, 2009

  • You need to take a COOL shower/bath make sure its not too cold coldness can send a person into shock cover with a sheet and wear light clothing drink tons of fluids and if your hungry try chicken broth or beef broth get a lot of rest good luck and feel better

    Answer by aubrees_mommie at 3:20 PM on Jul. 11, 2009

  • to break a fever i've been told my the doctor to take a luke warm bath and that should help. you don't want to burn yourself out.

    Answer by crazy8 at 9:26 AM on Jul. 26, 2009

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