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Are there alternative treatments for typhoid fever?

Antibiotic therapy is really the only treatment for typhoid fever. However, there are some extra things you can do to control your symptoms. Drinking lots of liquids will help prevent dehydration that can be caused by fever and diarrhea. Eating a nutritious diet will also help the body recover sooner.

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