Are you ready to pass the strep test?

Sunday, December 31, 2017

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Caused by and named after a type of bacteria called group A streptococcus, strep throat is a common illness of childhood that can have a draining effect on young patients and their parents. You had strep throat several times as a child, and even now, you can easily recall the sore throat, pain while swallowing, fever and chills it caused. Use these do's and don'ts to help them avoid strep throat or, failing that, get rid of it as quickly as possible:

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