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A 25-year-old female asked:

Hello, i am 16 and my girlfriend just got strep throat, i don't necessarily have it yet but what are some things i can do to prevent/help the chances?

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Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 38 years experience
No sharing: Spread by sharing , kissing , drinking after each others , etc.
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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 56 years experience
STREP TONSILLITIS: Avoid kissing your girlfriend due to the infection. Wash your hands frequently to avoid contamination. She will not be infectious after a day of antibiotics but to finish it for complete cure.
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Last updated May 10, 2014

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