Sore Throat | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • When should I go to the doctor with a sore throat?
  • What is causing my sore throat?
  • Is there anything I can do to make myself more comfortable?
  • I have a fever and a sore throat. Could I have strep throat?
  • Are cold mist humidifiers better for me than warm mist humidifiers?
  • How long will it take before I know what is causing my sore throat?
  • Should I go to work if I have a sore throat?

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Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 01/96