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Ease Your Sore Throat with Tips from Your San Jose Dentist by Randall LaFrom Posted Sat 08 Dec 2012 3:24pm A sore throat can indicate more than a simple cold; it could also result from strep throat, tonsillitis, or a bacterial or viral infection. Whatever the cause, the discomfort of a sore throat is typically too much to ignore. San Jose dentist Dr. Randall LaFrom offers these tips for sore throat relief at home. If your condition persists, howev ... Read on »
Common Causes Of A Sore Throat Soothing A Sore Throat by Bill .. Posted Thu 14 May 2009 4:39pm A sore throat may have many causes and it is important to find the right sore throat remedy for the particular condition that you have. Common Causes Of A Sore Throat Laryngitis: inflammation of the larynx. This usually results in losing your voice. Tonsillitis: inflammation of the tonsils. Common in children. Mononucleosis or gland ... Read on »
Is That Scratchy Throat Really A Cold? The Case Against Strep Throat (Part 1) by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 17 Jun 2010 5:55am Here's a typical patient that I see 2-3 time every day in my practice: A young woman comes in complaining of waking up Sunday morning with a sore and scratchy throat. She thinks she may have caught her husband's cold, since she is also experiencing some sweats, low-grade fever and unrefreshing sleep. I ask repeatedly if she did something out of ... Read on »
Is That Scratchy Throat Really A Cold? The Case Against Strep Throat (Part 2) by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 21 Jun 2010 9:23am In my last post I described a typical person that sees me for a few day history of throat pain. She has cold-like symptoms, but her exam is essentially normal. Her voice box does show mild swelling and inflammation, consistent with laryngopharyngeal reflux disease.  Upon further questioning, she remembers that she did have a late dinner wit ... Read on »
My Favorite Natural Sore Throat Cures: Sore Throat Remedy by Alexandra Jamieson Posted Tue 18 Dec 2012 12:41pm This is an ancient Japanese remedy for quickly alkalizing the blood and is
useful for all sorts of conditions: Feel a cold, sore throat, or flu coming on?  Drink a cup
 of this.  I’m drinking it today on the couch with my kitty and sore throat: It makes a great hangover remedy too…I’ve heard. As odd as this drink may seem for ... Read on »
Colds, Sore Throats by Lori P. Posted Mon 26 Jul 2010 8:37am ARGH!  Dave was getting a sore throat last week and got a nice hacking cough. He’s successfully on the mend, but it brings up that FEAR that strikes at the heart of even the toughest caregivers whose loved ones have cancer where they have wiped out your immune system to try to get you back to “normal”. I remember the first business trip D ... Read on »
Soothe Away Sore Throat Pain by WellnessPossibilities Patient ExpertHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 09 Mar 2009 3:43pm By Dr. Christine Gonzalez (PharmD, CHC) Dry, scratchy, and even painful! We all know that discomforting feeling of waking up with a sore throat. It may be a sign of a viral or bacterial infection, allergies, dry air, or the repercussion of overusing your voice. First things first, always rule out the possibility of strep throat, acid reflux di ... Read on »
Strep Throat (Group A Streptococci Infections) by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:24pm 3 Comments Signs and Symptoms Approximately 15% of children who have a sore throat and fever are infected by Group A streptococci. When Group A streptococci infect the throat, they cause pharyngitis, which is a painful inflammation of the throat (pharynx). Swallowing may become so painful that the child has difficulty eating. A child with strep phary ... Read on »
Natural Cure For Strep Throat by Carolin K. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Fri 03 Jul 2009 1:39pm 2 Comments Strep throat often affects children and teenagers but adults may also get the disease. Its symptoms include redness and swelling of the throat and tonsils, sometimes accompanied by fever. Wikipedia defines strep throat this way: Streptococcal pharyngitis or streptococcal sore throat ( strep throat ) is a form of group A streptococcal inf ... Read on »
Airplanes and sore throats.... by WellnessPossibilities Patient ExpertHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 06 Sep 2010 7:35am By Carol Harblin (CHHC) Just got back from a long plane ride last week, and I am feeling the side effects of it still. It's not just the jet-lag I have been feeling, but it's the overall dryness and the general germs of being confined to one place with 300 other people. I have been fighting a head cold since I got off the plane and also a ... Read on »