As you might expect, though, strep throat will hinder your child’s ability to eat and drink properly. Dr. Michael Frand, a pediatrician in Littleton and owner of Focus on Kids Pediatrics, says the following tips will help you manage your child’s discomfort:
Follow Through on the Antibiotics
Since strep throat is a bacterial infection, a pediatrician will prescribe antibiotics to cure it. If you want your child to fully recover at the soonest time possible, though, let your child complete the full course of antibiotics.