After quitting smoking is there such a thing as the “quitters flu?”

Many Internet sites talk about a condition called the “quitters flu” This video discusses how in the first few days after quitting a person may experience symptoms that seem flu like, but how they are really different than actual infections and the importance of not writing off these symptoms once past the first few days of a quit.

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