This can be defined as the inflammation of the throat, tonsils, or lymph nodes. It is very common during certain seasons and very much associated with flu or cold. A bacteria caused sore throat is called Strep throat). It usually occur to people with a precursor of certain symptoms like runny nose, sneezing, fever, body aches, vomiting, etc… Majority of the population consider it’s appearance as a precursor to malaria, yet it is not a confirmation of malaria.
1. Proper rest
2. Plenty of water
3. Gargling with warm water containing salt in the throat The role of the salt is to deal with the bacteria (because the cause is by a bacteria called streptococcus bacteria). This point is particular to strep throat.
4. Sore throat caused by flu, which is common will resolve with just point one and two.
A bacteria caused (strep throat) can be addressed at the incubation period which usually last for 5days. This is because after the incubation period, there will be a need for antibiotics prescribed by your Doctor
But the good news is that natural remedies has been proven to deal with it at incubation period when the symptoms begins to show.
Written by Olawale Sogbesan