They may not pose a serious health risk. But these small bits of tissue can cause unpleasant problems. Learn how to prevent tonsil stones and what to do if they become bothersome.
What’s going on in your body when you experience hoarseness or lose your voice? A voice care specialist shares top causes and remedies for this common symptom.
Many adults actually can find relief from a chronic sore throat by getting their tonsils out. It’s not just a treatment for kids.
Not all sore throats are equal. While allergies or a runny nose are painful, strep throat is a illness that needs a doctor’s diagnosis and treatment.
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What are the best ways to soothe throat pain? See six doctor-recommended home remedies for sore throat — along with two sore throat remedies you should avoid. And learn when you should see a doctor about your symptoms.
There are many common reasons you might wake up with a sore throat. Our expert explains how to troubleshoot them and when to seek help.
You’re feeling cruddy, and you don’t want other people to share your misery. To avoid spreading a cold, flu, bronchitis, pneumonia, Strep throat or stomach virus, follow these guidelines for healthy adults.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our new series, “The Short Answer.” Pulmonary medicine specialist Jason Turowski, MD, answers this one.
Sore throats can be caused by viruses, bacteria, allergies or even drainage from a runny nose. Learn how you can tell a bad cold from strep throat.