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Tonsillitis

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.

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.

The Best Sore Throat Medicine for Fast Relief

There are many options for getting rid of a painful sore throat. Discover the top medicinal treatments to help you easily overcome your discomfort.

5 Easy Ways to Get Rid of a Sore Throat

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.

How Long Does a Sore Throat Last?

A sore throat can be a symptom of a number of different illnesses. Learn about the duration of infection and when you should be concerned about a sore throat.

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