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why we get fever?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Protective response: Fever increases your heart rate,breathing rate and metabolism. This increases your blood flow so protective antibodies and white cells can move to the area of infection. It also provides extra oxygen for the battle.Although some look on it as the problem, it is often the beginning of natural healing.
Answered on Jan 26, 2017

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No: Of course not.You need to see a doctor to determine the problem, cause and potential cure.

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