• Why Does Your Body Ache When You're Super Sick?

    6 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    As if chills, a fever, and a faucet of a nose weren't enough, the flu brings along yet another common side effect: body aches. In fact, these aches are one of the telltale signs that you're about to be OOO the next day.
    But what's going on inside your body to cause this muscle soreness when you're super sick? It's not only the work of that nasty virus, interestingly enough.
    "Your body aches when you have the flu because your immune system is revving up to fight infection," said Dr. Tania Elliott , MD FAAAAI, FACAAI, associate attending at NYU Langone Health in New York City, and national...
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