Pregnancy and Cold Sores

Cold sores during pregnancy seem to be a common occurrence for women infected by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). Pregnancy can weaken a woman’s immune system which will make her more prone to cold sore outbreaks.A cold sore can also be triggered by increased levels of stress.

Many women experience an increased number of cold […]

Oral Herpes Virus- Myths And Facts

Here are a number of Myths and Facts to set the record straight.

1. Cold sores only appear on your lips. Not accurate. they can occur on the nose, nostrils, cheek or chin as well as on the roof of your mouth2. Cold Sores and Canker sores are the very same. once more not so. […]

The Truth About Genital Herpes

Genital Herpes is a misunderstood illness, and I hope to dispel some myths with the publication of this post. Maybe the very first thing to note is that the majority of persons are infected with one strain of herpes – HSV 1, also identified as the popular cold sore! of course it has much less […]