Can you catch a cold sore?

Answer On One Hand: Cold Sores Are ContagiousCold sores--also called fever blisters and oral herpes--are caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1. Symptoms involve painful, red sores on the lips, cheeks,... 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 »

Can you catch a cold sore from kissing someone who has one even if you've never had one before?

yep and yep. So dont get a 'suckjob slapper with a cold sore' Have a hand job instead

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 »

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