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Pregnancy can come with a variety of unpleasant symptoms. Some women experience morning sickness or soreness, for example. Cold sores and mouth ulcers in early pregnancy are also common occurrences. Cold sores often occur because of stress. However, a flare-up can be caused by hormonal fluctuations and fatigue. During a pregnancy, you’re essentially going through all […]Continue reading
Cold sores are painful and unsightly. While they will eventually go away on their own, many people rightly seek out the best over-the-counter cold sore medicine. This can be a huge help in getting rid of a cold sore fast, and with less pain. When you can recognize the symptoms, you can start a treatment plan more quickly. Some over-the-counter […]Continue reading
Cold sores can be painful and unsightly. They can also be itchy and irritating. But, is that itching sensation actually a bad thing? Or, does an itchy cold sore mean that it’s healing? Cold sores, or fever blisters, are prone to multiple symptoms. If you’ve never had a cold sore, knowing the warning signs will […]Continue reading
Cold sores on fingers are a result of the HSV-1 and sometimes the HSV-2 virus. Like any virus, one of the biggest risks is it spreading. Most of the time, we think about the spreading of a virus to other people. But, it’s also important to think about spreading the herpes virus to other areas of your […]Continue reading
Cold sores near the eyes are caused by the herpes simplex virus. It’s the same virus that causes cold sores around the mouth. Because of that, the cause is the same. Many people use eye drops for ocular cold sores to find relief. There are three different kinds of eye herpes, but only one will […]Continue reading