Articles Tagged: tonsil infection

Gonococcal Pharyngitis Symptoms and Treatment

Gonococcal PharyngitisThere are sore throats, and then there is gonococcal pharyngitis. The name sounds innocent enough, however it’s genuinely a dirty word. Transmission via oral sex is the spread method of this contagious beastie, and although symptoms are usually mild, complications such as PID and sterility are real realities.

Viral Pharyngitis Symptoms and Treatment

Viral PharyngitisOne of the most common maladies passed around amongst people is the sore throat or, viral pharyngitis (inflammation of the throat). Causing pain, irritation and extreme discomfort, it’s unlikely that anyone would intentionally share this illness with their friends and family on purpose; however the pharyngitis contagious period is lengthily,

Tonsil Infection – What Natural Remedies Can I Use?

Tonsil InfectionHas the little tickle in the back of your throat progressed into painful swallowing accompanied by fever and chills or a headache? You might have a case of strep throat contagious to others. The best thing for you to do is being at home resting. Your tonsil infection could be caused by either a bacteria or a virus.

Tonsil Stones Removal – DIY Method vs Surgical!

Tonsil Stones RemovalUsually showing few if any symptoms, tonsil stones are still a problem because they can cause some discomfort while swallowing and, worse yet, bad breath. Tonsil stones are visible and the appearance can mimic a tonsil infection.

If you elect to try at home tonsil stones removal, talk to your doctor first.

Swollen Tonsils With White Spots and No Pain – Should I Worry?

Swollen Tonsils With White SpotsA sore throat whether caused by strep or the common cold is always inconvenient. The pains from throat that is swollen inhibit eating, drinking, and sometimes even talking. Swollen tonsils with white spots are frequently a sign on strep or tonsillitis, but not always, and the absence of associated pain may be a warning sign