Strep throat infection is very common in children but it rarely affects all age people. Strep throat is a bacterial infection that can make our throat feel sore and scratchy. However, a sore throat often gets better or goes away after 1-2 days. A sore throat can cause smoking, pollutants or irritants in the air and allergies.
Here are some symptoms of throat infection :
◾1. Pain in throat
◾2. Painful swallowing
◾6. Body aches
◾7. Red tonsils with white spots
◾8. Loss of appetite
When to seek medical treatment?
Strep throat is a very common problem in many people but sometimes we need to take advice with the doctor. Take advice with your doctor if you have these symptoms :
◾1. If your throat lasts more than 2-3 days.
◾2. High fever.
◾3. Redness of throat.
◾4. If strep throat accompanied by a rash.
◾5. The problem is taking a breath.
The cause of strep throat is bacteria which is known as Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as group A Streptococcus. People can very easily pick up the bacteria from a doorknob.
SPREAD OF INFECTION
Throat bacteria can spread causing infection in skin, blood, tonsils, and sinuses.
To prevent these bacteria infection we need to take some steps such as
1. Stay away from bacteria
Red meat, junk food, vegetables, and fruits lots of germs and bacteria. So make sure you wash your hands after handling these all products. Always have those foods which are cooked and washed. Red meat and vegetables contain many strong bacteria so always wash them and cook properly.
2. Use a hankie
Use a hankie when you feel sneeze. It is very important to stay away from bacteria during a throat infection.
3. Gargle with warm saltwater
Gargling with warm water with some salt can help to prevent the infection in the throat. Salt helps to kills the bacteria and warm water cures the infection.
4. Use only your products
Don’t share personal things such as clothes, brushes, plates, hankie or any of this type of thing. Through these materials, bacteria can pass very easily.
5. Take an appointment with the doctor
If the throat infection is very serious after 1-2 days then seek medical treatment immediately.
6. Take enough sleep
Sleep helps to heal and cure the infection in the throat.
Here are all about the strep throat. Do follow these methods to get rid of fast from infection in the throat. Normally it starts goes away within 1-2 days.