My wife always jokes that when it comes to the flu I'm a super big wimp.

Who's laughing now sister!

Researchers have determined that the 'Man Flu' is a real thing.

According to Canadian researcher Dr. Kyle Sue, a man's immune system is naturally weaker, making us more susceptible to whatever is going around.

Dr. Sue, an assistant professor of family medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland, says it's not a case of men overreacting.

"Don't doubt it, 'Man Flu' is real."

If you would like to read more about Dr. Sue's findings, here's a link to the article published in the BMJ Medical Journal.

And for my male friends who are reading this - feel free to print off a copy so you can carry it around with you at all times - just in case.

Source: CNN

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