Getting ready for that dorm life and packing your meds? Some supply lists tell you to avoid aspirin for the cold/flu season. You might know that too much aspirin can cause Reye’s because of that one episode of House. Basically it’s something to do with viral infections and brain/liver swelling. However, supply lists doesn’t mention that many other products have the same effect. Here’s a list of some other products to avoid when you have a viral infection.
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