How to Evaluate and Treat Strep Throat?

Answer Most sore throats are viral, but in the case of strep throat you need to be very careful and seek medical treatment as soon as possible. Strep bacteria can spread to infect the ears, eyes, brain, h... Read More »

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Is there a way to treat strep throat at home?

The only way to cure a strep infection is with antibiotics.You need to have a culture done 1st to find out which antibiotics kill the bacteria causing your problem.If you can't afford it there are ... Read More »

I have strep throat. My boyfriend said sperm will eat the strep and make me feel better. Is it true?

These people are totally ignorant, especially the chick that claims she is married to a doctor, I seriously doubt his jaw hit the floor, unless he is double jointed, which brings me to this questi... Read More »

My throat has been KILLING me for 2 days, how do i know if i need my tonsils out, or if i have strep throat?

Strep Throat SymptomsThe infection with strep bacteria causes symptoms within 1-3 days. You may develop a red throat with white patches. The tonsils are red and enlarged. There may be specks of pus... Read More »

How can you tell the difference between strep throat and just a regular soar throat?

In my experience....Strep was accompanied by flu like symptoms (fever, achiness)and I would get white spots on the back of my throat. And it would feel like my throat was swelling shut.And a sore ... Read More »