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Scratchy, tickley, or painfully raw, your throat seems to be vulnerable to almost any virus or upper respiratory infection. Luckily, it’s easily soothed with ice cream.

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Pharyngitis is the medical term for a sore throat. It means your throat is red and inflamed. It’s usually caused by a cold virus but could be caused by the flu or strep throat.
There are many possible causes of your sore throat, including cold and flu viruses. Understand the cause of your sore throat to get the right treatment.
Trouble swallowing, or dysphagia, is the inability to swallow foods and liquids with ease. Difficulty swallowing can be caused by anxiety, acid reflux & anemia.
There are plenty of possible causes for your sore throat. Figure out what may be causing yours and how to find relief.
Regurgitation is experienced by many people who may have acid reflux (GERD), conditions that affect the tissue lining of the esophagus, or indigestion.
If you have a swollen uvula, you may also be experiencing a sore throat, trouble swallowing, and maybe even a fever. An enlarged uvula is often caused by infection, an allergic reaction, or irritation from chemicals or medical procedures.

Tickle in Throat: Causes & Treatments

A tickle in your throat can be caused by an infection, inflammatory conditions, or other chronic conditions, and treatments range from home treatment to doctor visits.
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Throat Clearing: Causes & Treatments

Having the need to constantly clear your throat can be commonly caused by acid reflux disease (GERD), mucus buildup from bronchiectasis, or new-onset seasonal allergies.
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Pain Over the Adam's Apple

If the outside of your throat hurts, specifically the adam's apple, this may be caused by acute thyroiditis or inflammation of the epiglottis.
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Food and Liquids in the Airways

Food and liquids entering the airways can be dangerous. Find out how this happens, how serious your condition may be, and ways to get relief.
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