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does working out help strep throat?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
No: I would rest for a day if you have strep throat. Fortunately if you are being treated the symptoms should improve in a day or two. When your energy returns you can work out.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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