FALSE! Germs are the only thing that can make you sick. You can go out in the freezing cold with wet hair, and if there aren’t any germs around, you’ll stay sniffle-free. But there is a correlation: The viruses that cause the common cold thrive in low temperatures.
Fact or fiction: The truth about 40 popular medical “facts”
Knowing which of these statements have been verified by science—and which are totally false—could boost your health and ease your concerns.
True or false: Cold weather makes you sick