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I keep getting coldsores ON my nose but it constantly weeps and its been 14 days now. Creams and patches not helping. Am I ok??? Thanks in advance

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Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
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Which prevents or lessens the occurance of coldsores on the lips?

Lactobacillus-yogurt

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Cold sores (also called fever blisters.) Groups of fluid-filled blisters that often erupt around the lips and sometimes under the nose or around the chin. Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1 and are very contagious. The initial infection (primary herpes) may be confused with a cold or flu and can cause painful lesions to erupt throughout the mouth. Once a person is infected wi
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home treatment for coldsores?

Many

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Topical use of lavender, tea tree and melissa essential oils can be helpful. Oral use of Vitamin C at doses of 2000mg per hour can also help. Decrease the dose if you get loose stools. Applying hydrogen peroxide topically can be useful as well.
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Can staph cause coldsores?

No

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herpes virus causes cold sores
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Can coldsores first appear as a rash?

Herpes Simplex

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Shingles or herpes zoster can present as a rash. Herpes presents differently. The virus starts to multiply when it gets into the skin cells. The skin becomes red and sensitive, and soon afterward, one or more blisters or bumps appear. The blisters first open, scab over, and then heal as new skin tissue forms. During a first outbreak, the area is usually painful and may itch, burn or tingle.
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Does smoking increase risk for coldsores?

Don't think so

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But smoking increases risk of pulmonary , vascular and cardiac problems. Besides it hurts your pocket and your dear ones around you.
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My exboyfriend has coldsores, is it possible that I could of gotten it from just kissing or tongue?

HV 1 or 2 ?

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Oral herpes is a common infection of the mouth area. It is caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1). There are two types of HSV, termed HSV-1 and HSV-2. See Links for more information: 1) http://www.emedicinehealth.com/oral_herpes/article_em.htm 2) http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000606.htm
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Can coldsores extend outside of the lip border?

Same Virus

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Primary (Initial) HSV infection = Usually asymptomatic (but first episode is most severe). Can have symptoms of Fever, chills, lymph nodes swollen, Ulcers deep in mouth surface. Secondary (Later) HSV infection (Recurrent labial lesions) = usually happens 1-6 episodes per year, Lesions form along sharp edge of the lip. (Fever Blisters form on outer border Cold Sores form on inner lip)
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What's a good way to cure coldsores forever?

No cure

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Although there is no cure for canker sores and they often recur, you may be able to reduce their frequency by: 1. Avoiding foods that irritate your mouth, including citrus fruits and acidic vegetables and spicy foods 2. Avoiding irritation from gum chewing 3. Brushing with a soft-bristled brush after meals and flossing daily, which will keep your mouth free of foods that might trigger a sore.
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Whats the difference between herpes and coldsores?

None

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cold sores are caused by herpes virus, usually type1. most people think of herpes as genital herpes, which are usually caused by HSV 2, herpes type 2. There is no cure for this virus, but there is medication to repress the virus and limit chance of symptoms or passing it to someone else
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