Don't rely on a quarantini to boost your immune system during coronavirus

A patron buys a frozen margarita to go in New York City April 2, 2020. Is the quarnatini a safer option?Getty Images/Stephanie KeithAs an adult following the stay-at-home recommendations who also enjoys an occasional adult beverage, the “quarantini” Twitter post– a proposed cocktail of gin and Emergen-C, a fizzy vitamin supplement – definitely caught my eye. The Emergen-C people immediately respondedto the tweet: “We do not recommend taking any of our products with alcohol.”Still, as a registered dietitian, I wondered if something like this could work as an immune-boosting concoction. Or might…

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HEDGE accordingly