I was told I had a viral throat infection and

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Q: I was told I had a viral throat infection and to just let me body heal itself...since then my throat is worse, I have this terrible cough that hurts my trachea and when I tilt my head back my trachea feels sore. When I breathe through my mouth im wheezing. Is this really just a viral infection or do I need to get some medication. I need to be better by next week!

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