Many conditions can cause a sore throat, including the common cold, the flu, and allergies, such as hay fever.
Taking note of other symptoms that appear along with a sore throat can help people get a better idea of the underlying cause.
Symptoms common to both colds and allergies include:
a runny or stuffy nose
coughing and sneezing
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