Shared by Happybro on January 15, 2014

The ‘sick’ indicator in your inventory screen is a major cause of confusion. It’s often hard to tell what is happening to you or if there is anything happening at all. Medicine that makes you sick and phantom pain aren’t exactly helpful either. Sit back and let me take you on a tour through the basic functionality of sicknesses in DayZ so you will be prepared for what is yet to come: rest assured, the medical system is only in its infancy and an apple a day will definitely not keep the doctor away.