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Do You Need Antibiotics?

The CDC has recently released a helpful guide for whether or not you should take antibiotics to help you feel better. This is important information in light of the urgent public health crisis of antibiotic resistance.  According to CDC.gov: Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria develop the ability to defeat the…
December 17, 2019
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What Does Strep Throat Look Like?

Adults are less likely to have strep throat than children. For children, their odds of a sore throat being strep throat are about 20% to 30%. For adults, the odds are more like 5% to 15%.
February 19, 2018