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 infection that affects the pharynx and possibly the larynx and tonsils.
eHow suggests the following as homemade remedy for strep throat:
Buzzle.com lists additional home remedies for strep throat:
Watch this video that will show you how to prepare a cure for strep throat using honey and lemon.
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