3 Possible Causes of a Sore Throat

Posted on December 20, 2014 by David Friedman

Photo Source Sore throat refers to the inflammation of the pharynx or back of the throat and occurs frequently due to cold or influenza attack and strep throat infection. A sore throat with no fever can be caused by overusing the vocal cords, a bacterial infection, and exposure to toxins. A swollen tongue and sore throat can be caused by an allerg

How to Get Rid of a Sore Throat

Posted on September 23, 2013 by David Friedman

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Sore throats can be painful and annoying. Fortunately, most sore throats are caused by a minor illness and go away without medical treatment. Several conditions can cause a sore throat. A sore throat can be the first sign of a cold, a side effect of strained vocal cords, or an indication of something more serious. Regardless of the cause, these 10 home remedies and over-the-counter products can relieve soreness and scratchiness fast. [color-box] Between a sore throat and a bad headache, the former is a more tolerable with mild discomfort and considered the lesser evil. The latter is much difficult, thoroughly disturbing and undeniably distracting... Besides, there are simple cures and over the counter medicines available to make the discomfort go away. More importantly, there are various remedies using household items that are known to alleviate the pain. Should you be on the receiving end of an annoying sore throat, please feel free to use the following tips on how to get rid