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My Throat Always Hurts
I don't know: You may have an infection, you could of swallowed something that irritated that area when passing it, maybe a bee flew in your mouth and stung you? Without a good history and exam, it is not truly possible to tell you what is wrong. Without any major history, possible viral or bacterial infection is most probable, see a dr. For eval, good luck. ...Read more
Tmj: Ask a bed partner if you grind your teeth at night as jaw joint pain is a very common cause of throat pain. Another option is gastric reflux due to stomach and bile salts coming into the throat and pharynx. A final cause could be throat dryness due to snoring. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sore Throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have Strep Throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. Consider Tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: Mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Can gargle with Aloe Vera juice twice a day. ...Read more
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