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Acute inflammation of the structures of the pharynx and tonsils, also known as tonsillopharyngitis, represents a common condition that is usually encountered in outpatients seeking healthcare interventions. Sore throat and fever are the dominant symptoms of this condition which usually follows a benign course that resolves without any antimicrobial treatment.
Sandia develops credit-card-sized anthrax detection cartridge to small business makes

Sandia develops credit-card-sized anthrax detection cartridge to small business makes

Community health centers face tough competition for newly insured

Community health centers face tough competition for newly insured

Newly identified protein markers have potential to contribute to better understanding of heart disease

Newly identified protein markers have potential to contribute to better understanding of heart disease

CVS to stop selling cigarettes by fall

CVS to stop selling cigarettes by fall

Hy-Vee collaborates with UNMC and Ferris State to offer rapid-diagnostic influenza test

Hy-Vee collaborates with UNMC and Ferris State to offer rapid-diagnostic influenza test

Streptococcus biofilms persist on objects, surfaces in daycare center for longer periods after cleaning

Streptococcus biofilms persist on objects, surfaces in daycare center for longer periods after cleaning

College students not only bring dirty socks but also mononucleosis to home

College students not only bring dirty socks but also mononucleosis to home

New automated system improves autism screening rates

New automated system improves autism screening rates

Viewpoints: 'Elementary errors' in insurance exchange; problems could lead insurance pool imbalance; recalcitrant govs could have made Obamacare launch better

Viewpoints: 'Elementary errors' in insurance exchange; problems could lead insurance pool imbalance; recalcitrant govs could have made Obamacare launch better

New technology to diagnose influenza quickly

New technology to diagnose influenza quickly

Researchers identify novel mechanism that particular superbug uses to fend off antibiotic

Researchers identify novel mechanism that particular superbug uses to fend off antibiotic

Physicians prescribe strongest antibiotics capable of killing multiple kinds of bacteria

Physicians prescribe strongest antibiotics capable of killing multiple kinds of bacteria

Social media and DNA fingerprinting played important role in alerting strep outbreak

Social media and DNA fingerprinting played important role in alerting strep outbreak

Educating pediatricians on appropriate antibiotic usage can improve outcomes in children’s infections

Educating pediatricians on appropriate antibiotic usage can improve outcomes in children’s infections

Common sugar molecule promising target for development of broad-spectrum vaccine

Common sugar molecule promising target for development of broad-spectrum vaccine

Changing toothbrush will not prevent sore throat

Changing toothbrush will not prevent sore throat

Orientation of antibody binding to bacteria can mean life or death to the bug

Orientation of antibody binding to bacteria can mean life or death to the bug

Case Western Reserve dental and nursing students to treat patients in new 3-year test project

Case Western Reserve dental and nursing students to treat patients in new 3-year test project

WSU researcher receives NSF fund to study on antibiotic resistance

WSU researcher receives NSF fund to study on antibiotic resistance

Small fragments of keratin protein in the eye play a key role in warding off pathogens

Small fragments of keratin protein in the eye play a key role in warding off pathogens