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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Buzzeo
Specializes in Pediatrics
Throat pain: Get checked by your physician. It may be more than a "H e a d. C o l d" , especially since you have persistent symptoms. If you are feeling fatigued a ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Connor
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Rest your voice: Rest, salt water gargles and over the counter anti inflammatories

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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Post nasal drip: Your symptoms indicate that you might have a post nasal drip. Steam yourself in the washroom, sleep with a vaporizer and several pillows. Use salt wat ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julian Raffoul
Specializes in General Practice
Stop smoking!: All forms of smoking behavior encourage bad habits and an unhealthly lifestyle. Put down the hookah pen and pick up a pencil and study. You are 16 yo ... Read More
Dr. Philip Miller
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STOP: you are developing a direct inflammation or allergic reaction to hookah smoke: seek medical attention.
Dr. Marcie Berman
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
There are other,ways: It is never a good idea to treat a problem with something that is not good for you. Deep breathing, meditation, and exercise could be equally helpful ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barrett Mclaughlin
9 years experience Emergency Medicine
Possible Allergies: You may be suffering from allergies. People can be allergic to many things, like pollen, dust, & animal dander. Try keeping a diary of your sympto ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Can call Dr on video: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause su ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Give it time: Give yourself some time to, heal. Recovery from the flu can be slow. Meanwhile eat a soft diet, avoid hard and spicy foods. Keep, hydrated.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
31 years experience Internal Medicine
ACUTE BRONCHITIS: Your symptoms are consistent with acute bronchitis . You need to be reevaluated labs and CXR done to rule out pneumonia. You will probably need a co ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Bacterial Infection: It appears you have developed a bacterial infection of your upper respiratory tract after having a viral infection. You need to be seen by a physicia ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Foreign body throat: If it was just a scratch and the is no longer anything stuck in your throat, it should just improve with time. It can take up to a week or two, but t ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Latonya Brown-Puryear
22 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Cough: Commonly allergies which result in post nasal drip can cause this. Could also be developing a respiratory tract infection. Especially prevalent at tim ... Read More

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