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#1 of 7 Old 04-05-2007, 08:55 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I keep meaning to post a birth story and pictures, but after giving birth Monday, I got a high fever Tuesday, and now I still have a fairly high fever (103) but I also have a horrible sore throat. Needless to say I haven't felt like doing much.

Anyone have ideas about how to sooth a sore throat besides Ricola and salt water (and bubbly soda )

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How about a warm honey and lemon drink? Soothing and keeps up your fluids, too.

Sorry you are feeling ill.
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Congratulations on your new babe! I hope you feel better soon-I hate fevers!
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For sore throats we use colloidal silver. It makes mine stop hurting right away and then i use again as needed.
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sorry to hear you aren't feeling well. It seems in our dso's (doctor's standing orders) for sore throats was to gargle salt water. Last time I had one I just did generic immune boosting vit C(sodium ascorbate), zinc and echinicea- it was over pretty quick.

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Are you sure you don't have strep throat?

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I guess I could, but I doubt it. Plus, I'd rather not take antibiotics and risk thrush.

I'm assuming that I am getting better since the fever is going down a bit.
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