Cold Sore Symptoms?

Answer Cold sores around your mouth are usually the result of the herpes type 1 virus which affects more than half of adults over the age of 20. This highly contagious virus can lie dormant for several mo... Read More »

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What Are the Signs & Symptoms of a Cold Sore Coming on?

Caused by outbreaks of the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV,) cold sores are annoying, unsightly blisters which commonly occur on or around the mouth. The virus is spread through close contact with other ... Read More »

What Are the Signs & Symptoms of a Cold Sore Ending?

Cold sores result from various strains of the highly-contagious Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (HSV1). Some 90 percent of Americans are exposed to it at some point in life, according to HSV1 i... 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 »

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