https://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 ...

https://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 ...

https://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."

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

May 13, 2019 ... If you're not quite sure how this saying goes, you can relax: Starving is never the correct answer. When you eat a good-for-you, well-balanced ...

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

Feb 13, 2007 ... Or is it feed a cold, starve a fever? ... Perhaps the only study suggesting that either claim had any validity was published in the journal Clinical ...

https://www.health.com/cold-flu-sinus/feed-a-cold-starve-a-fever

Feb 19, 2019 ... "Feed a cold, starve a fever.” The classic saying suggests that a cold can be squashed with adequate food intake, while a fever will burn off ...

https://www.quora.com/Does-starve-a-cold-feed-a-fever-have-any-validity-in-what-we-know-of-illnesses-today

The original statement "Feed a cold, starve a fever." originated before 1574, when dictionary writer John Withals wrote “Fasting is a great ...

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

Mar 30, 2017 ... Proper nutrition is crucial in preventing and recovering from fevers and colds. However, the amount of food we need may be different for ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312760.php

Sep 8, 2016 ... "Feed a cold, starve a fever," so the old saying goes, and according to a new study, it may hold some truth. Researchers found that mice with a ...

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20131203-feed-a-cold-starve-a-fever

Dec 3, 2013 ... The popular proverb that we should eat when we have a cold, but not when we have a fever makes some sense intuitively. Since fevers usually ...