Can someone with a cold sore hold a baby?

Answer On One Hand: Cold Sores are Highly ContagiousCold sores are highly contagious and typically, in adults, caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). The virus from an active cold sore could spread t... Read More »

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Can a baby catch a cold sore from saliva?

On One Hand: Saliva Carries HSV-1Herpes simplex virus (HSV-1), a contagious virus that causes cold sores (also known as fever blisters), is often transmitted through saliva. Many people with HSV-1 ... Read More »

Fever sore canker sore cold sore 10 points?

There are medicines like Abreva that will shorten healing time, but from my understanding it's not exactly fast, just faster.Herpes isn't curable, but if you go to the doctor there are medications ... Read More »

If you have sore throat sight fever coughing all the time and it hurts don't want to eat eyes are burning and a cold sore what do i have?

Could be TB or mono, see your doctor.Its most likely a virus, laryngitis. But it could be strep. Doesn't sound like mono but you should get tested anyway, see your doctor asap.

Is this a cold sore, canker sore, or just an irritated cut on my lip?