Jun 4, 2014
Ask about sore throats
SPECIFICALLY ask health workers about strep throats - this is the advice CWM Hospital head of pediatric and consultant Dr Joseph Kado is giving to parents and guardians when they take children to medical centres for a sore throat.
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Sore throats are very common among children, and most are caused by a viral infection or allergies.
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THE MOST COMMON SYMPTOMS OF STREP THROAT ARE SUDDEN AND SEVERE SORE THROAT, PAIN WHEN YOU SWALLOW AND FEVER OVER 101 DEGREES.