11 Popular Myths About The Body We Thought Were True

11. Cold Weather Will Give You A Cold

True and False. Humans can catch colds through contracting hundreds of different viruses. A germ is a germ and doesn’t care whether it’s cold or warm. But is it true that you can catch a cold by forgetting your hat and gloves at home? Not exactly. Being inside a warm house with someone infected with a virus will get you sick a whole lot faster than not bundling up. However, there are studies that have shown that a decreased body temperature can interfere with the immune system, making it harder for the body to fight against, therefore making you more likely to get sick.
11. Cold Weather Will Give You A Cold