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Throat mucus is very normal. It is the body’s natural response to dryness, such as that which occurs when yelling and screaming become abundant or as a response to environmental toxins like cigarette smoke. Throat mucus acts as a moisturizing lubricant and it doesn’t always necessarily indicate illness.
Nasal mucus is incredibly common. Mucus is in the body all the time, and its primary function is to provide protection and lubrication to various parts and processes. Sometimes however, the color can vary and production can increase, and this is often an indication of illness.