Since: Apr 14

Location hidden

#1 May 14, 2014
A cold sores is a small, sometimes painful blister or sore that can appear on lips, the nose or on the mouth. Cold sores are caused by a virus called herpes simplex, commonly confused with the genital herpes virus, but is a separate virus strain. The virus that causes cold sores are Type 1 and it is really contagious through kissing and other skin contact.

The virus may remain to stay in the body for the rest of the person’s life. Some trigger that may cause the recurrence such as:
• Fever
• Skin trauma
• And Changes in hormone levels

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Cold Sores Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Bactine will make you cry tears of joy (Sep '08) Apr 27 lottiesmom 46
Swelling? (Feb '07) Apr 13 Fathead 177
Get Rid Of Cold Sores Fast, Get Rid Of Cold So... (Apr '13) Apr 6 homer343 3
How to get rid of a cold sore in 3 days naturally (Aug '11) Mar '15 Nu Mouth 54
Cold Sore Remedies (Jun '11) Mar '15 Nu Mouth 14
Easy Fix for Cold Sores Mar '15 Nu Mouth 1
Recurring Cold Sores Feb '15 coldsolved51 1
More from around the web