Blog Posts for March 2020

Fostering a Fever

March 19, 2020

A fever is our body's defense mechanism to kill viruses. Our body uses energy to heat up to create an unlivable environment for the virus - viruses cannot replicate and become Boy-mother-fever denatured (that means basically undone from their normal physical shape) and die when the temperature is too warm.

The sad thing is that most of the information we receive is about how scary and dangerous fevers can be. This can be true if a fever is left unchecked and not managed. There are very simple, and then a little more complex things, that we can do to help manage a fever.