Behind the Tweet

'Fargo' star Kate Walsh's Rx for the flu: 'Chips and chocolate'

April 25, 2014 at 8:41 AM ET

Video: In this episode of Behind the Tweet, "Fargo" actress Kate Walsh reveals that junk food was a key component to her recovery in a recent bout with laryngitis.

Everyone has a different home remedy to treat an illness, but the next time we have a cold, we're going to deal with it Kate Walsh's way.

The "Fargo" star recently fought a bout of laryngitis, tweeting that one unexpected side effect was a craving for junk food.

"That's how I handle the flu — plenty of sleep, lots of liquids, chips and chocolate," Walsh jokingly confirmed to 

Watch the video to find out the rest of her unique self-prescribed method for tackling sickness. 

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