What Causes Cold Sores Maybe Seasons

What Causes Coldsores - Maybe Seasons

What causes cold sores? This is a question with both a simple answer and a complex answer. The simple answer is that cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, type 1. A more detailed answer can be found here. However, what actually stimulates the virus, leading to a cold sore outbreak, can vary … Continue reading

How do I manage recurrent herpes simplex?

Cold Sores Can Spread By Kissing

  Here are a few articles about managing recurrent herpes simplex outbreaks that may be of interest: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23306049 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12356256 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1390034 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6966305 — Diagnosis and management of recurrent herpes simplex infections. Siegel MA. Author information   Abstract BACKGROUND: Dentists are frequently asked by patients to diagnose and treat recurrent herpetic infections, which are painful and disfiguring. … Continue reading