Feel Like You’re Getting Sick? THIS Will Help Kingston, ON, Canada / 96.3 Big FM Jenn Ferguson March 18, 2016 06:46 am BIG on Twitter BIG on Facebook BIG on Soundcloud LISTEN LIVE! Sleep, vitamin C, sleep. Those are some highly recommended steps to take if you want to boost your immune system and fight off sickness. But if that’s not working… hit up a local tattoo shop and get yourself inked. via GIPHY A new study shows that getting a tattoo can boost your immune system… which is kind of the opposite of what I expected. But they took data from tattoo studios and found that getting skin art can actually provide protection against getting sick. via GIPHY But while getting a tattoo may protect you from illness, there’s nothing that can protect you from the pain of actually getting inked. So choose wisely my friends.