Cold Sores Home Remedies from Canada

Cold sore tips and remedies from the wintry North.

Entries from February 2009

Get Rid Of Cold Sore In 24 Hours At Home

February 28th, 2009 · 735 Comments · Articles

You’ve already got a developed cold sore (I take it it’s already started to emerge at least as a red bump if not a full-blown blister, if not then see this for preventative measures that can stop an outbreak before it happens: Cold Sore Home Remedy), it hurts, it itches, it’s contagious so you can’t [...]

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Lip Cold Sore – Top 5 Treatments (prescription, OTC, and home remedy)

February 27th, 2009 · 218 Comments · Articles

So you’ve got a cold sore on your lip, eh? Well, that sucks.  Sorry, I know that wasn’t helpful, but I’m used to it enough at this point such that that’s precisely what I think when I look in the mirror in the morning and see that I’ve got one developing: “well, that sucks…” Ok, [...]

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Cold Sore Blister: What is it, and how to treat it?

February 27th, 2009 · 96 Comments · Articles

A cold sore blister is the outward symptom of an outbreak of the Herpes Simplex Virus–most likely the Type 1 strain, aka HSV-1, although 1 in 6 cases of oral herpes involve the HSV-2 strain, which is the one typically associated with genital herpes, see What Is A Cold Sore? for more info. They normally [...]

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What Is A Cold Sore? Basics of What A Cold Sore Is

February 25th, 2009 · 230 Comments · Articles

(To the left is a picture of the Herpes Simplex Virus from a scanning electron microscope) A cold sore is a blister on the skin, usually around the mouth, that is the primary (and usually the only) symptom of an outbreak of the Herpes Simplex Type 1 virus (aka “HSV-1″).  Something to point out is [...]

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