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Old 07-28-2009, 05:30 AM   #1
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Do you train when sick? With a cold? flu? Other?

And should you train while sick?

I train when I have a mild cold, but on heavy illness days, I park myself in front of the TV and watch movies. No training for me.
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I train when I have a mild cold, but on heavy illness days, I park myself in front of the TV and watch movies. No training for me.
The same for me too.

Training through mild colds or mild injuries etc, I think makes the difference for serious gains and results.

I always feel better at the end of the work out, if I train with mild cold or illness and it passes away pretty fast, but I don't know why.
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I don't train when sick if avoidable. Maybe some cheesy stretching or something...
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I don't train when sick if avoidable. Maybe some cheesy stretching or something...
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I always feel better at the end of the work out, if I train with mild cold or illness and it passes away pretty fast, but I don't know why.
The same here - especially with colds.

This morning I had a hint of a sore throat (maybe I'm getting sick). But I'm better now.
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