Chills are related to fever and are a feeling of coldness and shivering which often indicate that body temperature is changing. When your body increases in temperature, you may feel cold. Muscle contraction causes chills. It may help to bundle up in lots of blankets, and warm water may help you to feel better. Two different types of illness can occur as a result of the Legionella bacteria. One is Legionnaires’ disease, and the other is Pontiac fever. If you notice any symptoms, contact your doctor as soon as possible to initiate treatment.
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