Tag: febrile

What is your normal body temperature? Rethinking 98.6.

What is your normal body temperature? Rethinking 98.6. For years we have been told that our normal body temperature is 98.6.   Science is now suggesting that this our actual temperature may be less than we thought. Some of us may be mildly higher or lower than this number.  Which one are you? When should you consider your higher temperature a fever? During the covid era, we all had temperature scans in one place or another and often, the temperature of these scans were less. The idea was to catch those who had a fever and prevent infection of the virus.  Read More »