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A 29-year-old female asked:

Good day. i keep having flu/cold past few weeks. visited the doc and she said my tonsils are inflamed (viral). it seems to be back, what could be the reason for this? i have chest paid when i laugh, sore & dry throat , tiredness , headache

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Dr. Dora Chizea
Anti-Aging Medicine 49 years experience
Meanwhile warm...: It is possible that one might have started with viral infection complicated over time with bacterial infection. One might need to go back to see the Dr for antibiotics. Meanwhile warm salt water gargle after meals & before bed + Paracetamol or Ibuprofen for the pain & soreness can help. Vitamin C also helps the immune system.

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