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Toothache pain can be the result of tooth decay, gum disease, teeth grinding, tooth extraction, orthodontic treatments or root canal. However, the most common reason is tooth decay, followed by gum disease.

You are suffering. Is it a cold or the flu? Learn the similarities – and differences.

Inflammation is marked by five primary characteristics called signs and symptoms.  Signs are those things that can be observed or measured objectively (such as swelling or fever).  Symptoms, on the other hand, are subjective; only the person who experiences the symptom

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There are many reasons why your child might have a sore throat.  Here's a guide to some of  the causes you might encounter.   

Strep throat is an infection caused by a type of bacteria called Streptococcus that invades the throat and tonsils, and occurs more commonly in children.  So how do you tell if your child has strep throat?

There are many reasons why you might have a sore throat, but the most likely cause is a viral infection.  Viruses are responsible for about 85% to 95% of all adult sore throats.

Strep throat is an infection caused by a type of bacteria called Streptococcus that invades the throat and tonsils.  It is more common among children and teenagers, but it is believed to be the cause of approximately 5% to 10% of sore throats in adults.

There are many reasons why a cough can be worse at night.  One of the main reasons is that when you lie down, it is harder for your body to clear your airways.  Mucus can build up in your throat, triggering your body to cough.  When you are awake during the day

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