Flu

Asking for a friend

Will Smoking Weed Make My Flu Less Terrible?

The pros and cons of getting high when you're sick.
Nick Keppler
7.29.19
This Week in Science

What a Keto Diet Cheat Meal Might Do to Your Body

After a week of eating low-carb and high-fat, reintroducing carbs to the diet might negatively affect your blood vessels.
Shayla Love
4.6.19
Australia Today

Police Fear Giving the Flu to the Tribe that Killed an American Missionary

It's illegal to make contact with the Sentinelese people, who "are not immune to anything."
Gavin Butler
11.23.18
Flu

Exactly What Happens to Your Body When You Catch the Flu

Most symptoms are actually caused by your immune system's response to the virus.
Laura Haynes
10.28.18
Australia Today

Funeral Companies are Losing Millions Because Not Enough People are Dying

Several thousand less people seem to have died this year because of a powerful flu vaccine.
Gavin Butler
10.11.18
Tales of Adventure

This Guy Has Avoided Winter for Five Years

Australian Rick Baker splits his time between LA and his homeland, moving every time the weather turns cold.
Wendy Syfret
1.19.16
Stuff

This Guy Has Avoided Winter for Five Years

Australian Rick Baker splits his time between LA and his homeland, moving every time the weather turns cold.
Wendy Syfret
9.1.15
Fashion

Scough, The Germ-Fighting Scarf, Makes Preventative Healthcare Wearable

Boasting a new technology called Filterwear, this is (anti-)Viral Style at its best.
TCP Staff
3.21.14
Hey Ron!

Hey Ron! Will the Flu Kill Me?

You should avoid the subways. There are people that sneeze on the train and I just want to smack them. I’ve seen people pick their nose and then grab the rail. I look at them like, “Really?” And they say, “Sorry.” But they aren’t sorry for what they...
Ron Hemphill
1.25.13