The surprising reason you feel awful when you’re sick – Marco A. Sotomayor



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It starts with a tickle in your throat that becomes a cough. Your muscles begin to ache, you grow irritable, and you lose your appetite. It’s official: you’ve got the flu. It’s logical to assume that this miserable medley of symptoms is the result of the infection coursing through your body — but is that really the case? Marco A. Sotomayor explains what’s actually making you feel sick.

Lesson by Marco A. Sotomayor, animation by Henrik Malmgren.

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42 thoughts on “The surprising reason you feel awful when you’re sick – Marco A. Sotomayor

  1. I’m over here loading up on notes when I get sick but I still figure out ways to skip homework
    Edit: I think we feel bad because there is a World War 3 going on in our bodies, and also we know we are sick, so we act accordingly.

  2. Yeh thats how i got diabites my body recejted my inculin givers and started kiling them 😂😂now i heve inject inculin in my self check blode and ather things to survive.

  3. Can you please tell me what is this diesease
    Hand foot mouth disease
    I have it and this the information I got
    Adults carry it but it's rare they have the disease
    You get rashes on your hand foot and mouth
    You get ulcers
    You get tonsillitis
    You get fever
    It will heal in a week

    Pls tell me more about this

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