What Foods Make You Feel Better When You’re Sick?

published Nov 2, 2015
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The end of daylight savings last weekend marked the beginning of shorter days, cooler weather, and yes, flu season. Word has it that flu season is expected to ramp up this month, which means it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to take care of yourself if you get sick — or even, if you just get a cold!

So, readers, tell us: What do you eat and drink to comfort yourself when you’re sick?

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Is there a particular soup you make in bulk when you’re under the weather? A special drink concoction? Or did a parent make some secret soothing sauce for you that always made you feel better (and still does)? Tell us!

We want to hear about the most soothing, restorative things you eat and drink when you’re sick, and we’ll compile the best recipes and ideas into a post later this week.