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

Jan 3, 2014 ... Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever ... It should be “feed a cold, feed a fever. ... Fever dehydrates your system, in part through increased sweating from ...

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

Feb 19, 2019 ... The Truth Behind the 'Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever' Saying. We asked .... Fevers can coincide with other symptoms—like sweating, vomiting, ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/can-you-sweat-out-a-cold

May 31, 2018 ... You may have heard that you can sweat out a cold, but is this an effective ... When your body temperature rises, your nervous system sends a ...

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.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 ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/feed-a-cold-and-starve-a-fever-770387

Nov 27, 2018 ... In short, the whole concept is a myth. It's one of those old wive's tales that is passed down from generation to generation without any science to ...

http://www.eatingwell.com/article/284353/does-feed-a-cold-starve-a-fever-really-work/

The thinking behind the old saying "feed a cold, starve a fever" goes like this: fasting causes a drop in body temperature, which helps to fight a high fever, while  ...

https://intermountainhealthcare.org/blogs/topics/live-well/2016/11/the-truth-about-feeding-a-cold-and-starving-a-fever/

Nov 7, 2016 ... Does it really work to “feed a cold, and starve a fever? ... Fever dehydrates the body, in part through increased sweating from the elevated ...

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 ...