A 18-year-old female asked:
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can eating unhealthy cause you to get sick a lot where the tonsils are

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Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Any time you eat unhealthy, it can be unhealthy :).
Answered on Aug 29, 2012
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