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What can I drink if I have sore throat?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Whatever is helpful

Some people's throats feel better after sipping warm drinks, while other people feel better after sipping cold drinks.
There are no rules on what one can drink if one has a sore throat, but tart (sour) drinks might make a sore throat worse.

In brief: Whatever is helpful

Some people's throats feel better after sipping warm drinks, while other people feel better after sipping cold drinks.
There are no rules on what one can drink if one has a sore throat, but tart (sour) drinks might make a sore throat worse.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Gargle

With warm salt water. This does the trick every time.

In brief: Gargle

With warm salt water. This does the trick every time.
Dr. Alan Jackson
Dr. Alan Jackson
Thank
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