Can you use essential oils to cure tonsillitis or really bad sore throat? What do you recommend?

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Usually it's best to treat tonsilities with antibiotics but I've heard of people using essential oils to relieve soreness and reduce inflammation. Boil a quart of water and add either lemon oil, lavender oil or the eucalyptus oil. Place your head over the pot with a towel covering your head, and breathe the steam. But do note that this method might not be suitable for younger kids and babies.

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