Why You Shouldn’t Fight A Fever

Why You Shouldn’t Fight A Fever

You’re sweaty, get chills, and generally feel terrible. You, my friend, have a fever. But, before you reach for the medicine cabinet, you may want to reconsider breaking it. Hey there, Kaylee here with DNews. Throughout the day, your body temperature can vary depending on the time, your level of activity, and age, although it

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DOCS: Teenage Cancer Ward

DOCS: Teenage Cancer Ward

DAVID PEAK: David Peak, how do you do? So you know it’s a thing called an osteosarcoma which if you want is a type of cancer that occurs in the bone, and will typically occur in people of your age and it’s typically teenagers and young adults. REBECCA: It probably might not be good for

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Tracking Influenza Via Twitter

Tracking Influenza Via Twitter

We have always been interested in studying human behavior at scale and Twitter is a prime example where you can get enough data to do this. Previously, people have looked at things like “Can we predict where people are?”, you know, location-wise, based on what they talk about and also who they associate with. And

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Why Do Fevers Get Worse at Night?

Why Do Fevers Get Worse at Night?

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of SciShow! Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to learn more. {♫Intro♫} Being sick sucks. But you might have noticed it often sucks more at night. Maybe you can push through the day feeling just a little toasty and gross, but after sunset, you’re on a one-way bus to Fever Town.

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