-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Strep throat can cause a nasty sore throat
while you're getting over the associated bacterial infection.
The American Academy of Family Physicians says antibiotics are
prescribed to treat the infection and help prevent serious
complications. The group offers these suggestions, meanwhile, to
tame the burn in your throat:
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