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There's lump under neck, sore throat and headache. What could be wrong with me?

May be viral. Infection or strep, etc. 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. Read more...

What could cause a sore throat and headache with swimmers ear?

Infection. This could be a viral or bacterial infection of the upper respiratory tract. Please see a medical doctor for exam and treatment and feel better! Read more...

I have a pretty sudden sore throat and headache- both pretty painful. I'm currently nursing/pumping. What can I take?

Acetaminophen. In general, most medicines that you take will end up in your breastmilk. If you choose over the counter medications that are generally given safely to your baby or to other baby same age are yours, it should be ok to take them. Another option is ibuprofen. Read more...

6yr old temp. Over 101 for 48 hrs. Complains of sore throat and headache and has rash coving mostly trunk of body?

Could be many things. Poor baby! So sorry she is ill! Fever, sore throat, headache and truncal rash could be several things. She definitely needs to be seen today for evaluation, and rapid strep testing. She could have strep throat with scarlatina rash. She could have mononucleosis. She could have influenza A or B or other viral illness. What contacts has she had with illness? Definitely get the strep test! Read more...

Do my sore throat and headache have something to do with large tonsils?

Maybe pharyngitis. If the large tonsils started recently then you could have pharyngitis. To determine if you need antibiotics, you will need to go to a clinic to get a throat swab. Read more...