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Sore Throat


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Comment from: Chantal, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: February 16

I had a sore throat for more than 10 years. About Every 2 months I had an inflamed throat on one side. Very painful. Feeling very tired. A bit like flu symptom. I just found out it was caused by hypo activity of thyroid. Hope it can help some of you. Ask your doctor to check it.

Comment from: Linda, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: May 22

I have a sore throat. It hurts mostly on the left side. It’s been more than five weeks and very painful.

Comment from: patel, 55-64 Male (Patient) Published: December 20

I have a sore throat, consistent dry coughing, and I can't sleep at night.


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