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Does Your Child Need a Tonsillectomy?
by Kimberly Allen, RN One of the reasons many adults today don’t get tonsillitis is because they don’t have their tonsils anymore.  That is because many adults were children during the time when tonsillectomies were considered a right of passage for many children.  Tonsillectomy is the surgical removal of the tonsils.  Back in... Read more
Acute Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis is another one of those upper respiratory conditions that is more prevalent in winter. Tonsillitis means inflammation of the tonsils, “itis” means inflammation so when you see “itis” at the end of a word you know that whatever the word it’s inflammed…

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