My Throat Hurts When I Swallow – What Is Causing It?

. There comes a time in everyone’s life when they experience a pain in their throat when they swallow. This is because it is fairly common for your throat to hurt when you swallow if you have a common cold or the flu. However, there may be times when you experience pain in your throat when you swallow and you are certain you do not have the flu or a cold. These are instances where you would ask yourself the following question: My throat hurts when I swallow. But Why?

Throat Pain Diagnosis

Before you continue we added a table of throat pain related articles that our readers found most helpful you are welcome to check them out, if you’d rather continue reading that’s fine too as we list 4 common and a possible 44 less common reasons why your throat hurts below.



I have taken the liberty to post some common throat pain symptoms people experience and what the possible reasons are for the pain. There are really over 44 reasons for why you could find you self saying my “throat hurts when i swallow”, but below are 4 of the most common ones.

We highlight the potential 44 reasons further down and hope it’s helpful… (more…)

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Easy Throat Pain Remedies

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Sore Throat – Common Reasons You may be experiencing a sore throat

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