Has it been really almost two months since I blogged last?
I'm so sorry. It was not my intention.
Here's the scoop. After I posted my last piece, I came down with a very bad strep throat. I usually get one strep throat every winter, so it's not a big deal. This one was no different. I saw the doctor, got a dose of antibiotics, and just basically slept for a week straight, having the alarm
Many schools are seeing outbreaks of strep throat with some students being infected multiple times--as many as three separate infections in less than two months. How can parents know if their child has strep or just a virus? Read Post
Researchers have created a home test for strep throat that they say is almost as accurate as laboratory tests and could eliminate the need for doctor's visits for sore throat. This is according to a study published in the journal An... Read Post