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Sore Throat

What is Causing Your Sore Throat?

Discover what’s causing your sore throat, how to treat it, and how to prevent it in the future.

Can You Get Flu-Like Body Aches in Early Pregnancy?

Flu symptoms during early pregnancy might result from typical first-trimester bodily changes, but could also be caused by the flu virus. Learn what to do next when experiencing these symptoms during the first few months of pregnancy.

How To Treat Strep Throat While Pregnant

Get comprehensive and up-to-date information on the safe and effective treatment of strep throat during pregnancy.

How Long Does Strep Throat Last?

Everything you need to know about strep throat, including its symptoms, how to treat it, and how to prevent it.

How Long is Tonsillitis Contagious For?

Both forms of tonsillitis — bacterial and viral — are contagious. This means that if you have the infection you, can pass it on to someone else (and vice versa).

Strep Throat vs. Chlamydia: Understanding the Difference

Strep throat and oral chlamydia can both produce symptoms such as sore throat, swollen lymph nodes, and difficulty swallowing. Since the similarities make it hard to differentiate the two, here’s how you can help tell the difference for yourself.

Why is My Throat Burning?

Learn why we feel pain or a burning sensation in the throat. Plus, get treatment suggestions and advice about when to make a doctor's appointment.

What are the Best Sore Throat Remedies?

A painful sore throat can affect your day and prevent you from getting the rest you need. Discover how to get rid of your sore throat from the comfort of your home.

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