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How to get moisture in your body

Photo by Alexander Wilburn

I’m sick. You probably are too, or have been, or have someone in your house or close community of friends who is sick. 

I’m also dehydrated, because I’m older now and my body naturally retains less fluid; because it’s cold and dry everywhere; and because, as noted, I’m sick.

Chicken broth is the answer, as is so often the case.

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