The normal or average temperature of the body is 37°C or 98.7°F. If in any condition, the body temperature rises the normal level, the person is said to have “Fever” or Pyrexia. In this condition, the person feels severe chills, tired and low. Fever can affect the general wellness of any person of any age and gender.
Fever mainly results due to the response of the body’s immune system due to a foreign invader. This invader could be any bacteria, viruses, fungi, toxins or any form of the drug. These foreign-invaders are termed as fever-producing elements popularly known as “Pyrogens”. Read more