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Swollen Tonsils

What Causes Tonsil Stones? And What Do We Do About It!

Gland-like structures in the back of the throat, tonsils play a crucial role in immune system function, helping trap bacteria and virus particles attempting to enter the body through the throat. These tissue masses are composed of lymphocytes, cells that...

Is Your Sore Throat Strep?

You know the feeling: that tell-tale tickle in the back of your throat that turns into a scratchy sensation and finally a raw pain that keeps you up at night. The good news is not all sore throats are cause...

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