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I got the flu. What should I eat?

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by zhukov, Jan 7, 2013.

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what should I eat folks?

Poll closed Feb 26, 2013.
  1. 3 month old Boar's Head hotdogs

    10.0%
  2. some unripe Hass avocados

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  3. leftover Publix chicken from Friday

    10.0%
  4. some goat cheese

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. tostitos with medium salsa

    20.0%
  6. yougurt w/granola

    0 vote(s)
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  7. a tube of anchovy paste

    20.0%
  8. 2 kinds of IPA beer

    30.0%
  9. some moldy old bread from September I didn't know I had

    10.0%
  10. more Gray Goose

    70.0%
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  1. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler

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    I came down with the flu this morning and it is kicking my ass. I tried to medicate with some Grey Goose on the rocks and 3 Advil but I puked that shit up like a boss.

    What should I eat? Here's what's on tap:

    Pollo to follow
     
  2. h5htyt76757j

    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Shot Dead

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    A dick yo
     
  3. MatthewT

    MatthewT Awaiting The Rapture VIP

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    Isn't it "Starve a fever, feed a cold"?
     
  4. FOXXXONE

    FOXXXONE wut?

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    A bag of dicks
     
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    [h=3]3. "Feed a cold, starve a fever."[/h]Scant research has been done on this familiar advice. A small study published in 2002 suggests that eating may influence short-term immune function, but whether this has any effect on the course of a cold is unknown.

    Hendley, for one, is unconvinced. "This is a faintly titillating study," he says. "But it provides no support for the 'feed a cold' idea. I grew up hearing this advice, but I just don't believe it's true."

    Schaffner recommends "listening to your body": If you feel hungry, he says eat something simple, like soup, applesauce, or toast.
     
  6. beatlejaws

    beatlejaws nowhere poster VIP

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    oranges and lemons and limes
     
  7. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler

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    Dicks aren't in poll, no need to send them over
     
  8. FOXXXONE

    FOXXXONE wut?

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    Yo
     
  9. Mr Sinister

    Mr Sinister Staff Member

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    Eat some medicine
     
  10. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend

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    How about a big bowl of dicks?

    Oh, wait, you already eat that on a steady diet. :c
     
  11. freds

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    .
     
  12. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler

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    slow with the controls, as usual
     
  13. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    I'm going to be very serious. I have a cousin and a friend (in their early 50's) who are in the hospital because they didn't take their flu seriously. You need to keep yourself hydrated and make sure your electrolytes stay level. So drink Gatorade, or Pedialyte
     
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    Why is there no option for rat poison?
     
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    FatKidSullivan Well-Known Member

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    Go with the yogurt and some water.

    If your stomach is upset, the worst thing to do is pour booze and pills like Advil in it.
     
  16. h5htyt76757j

    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Shot Dead

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    cuz thats stupid yo
     
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    Dlist Well-Known Member VIP Gold

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    vitamin c in big amounts..
     
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    yogurt might be bad. Causes mucus and you don't want your lungs congested
     
  19. Daveindiego

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    I was busy spitting mad hot fire in another thread, stop thinking so highly of yourself. :c
     
  20. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler

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    I'll have this conquered by 9am, I got a whole bottle of Gray Goose

    these flues won't know what hit em