• EYI EYI
    October 31, 2009
    Why do people get chills?
    EYI EYI
    October 31, 2009

    What could cause a person to get sudden chills?

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  • Lisa Nelson
    Health Pro
    November 02, 2009
    Lisa Nelson
    Health Pro
    October 31, 2009

    Hi EYI,

     

    Chills are caused by the rapid contracting and relaxing of muscles. They can be caused by a number of conditions, including the onset of infection and fever. Though they can be a sign of such diseases as malaria, they're typically associated with such common ailments as colds, flu, strep throat, and pneumonia.

     

    Here is a link to information on chills, along with some other information you might find helpful.

     

    Chills

    Cold Symptoms

    Is it a Cold? The Flu? Allergies? Bronchitis?

     

     

    All the best,

    Lisa Nelson RD

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