COLD SORE

Cold Sores, also known as fever blister is a viral infection. These are tiny blisters formed around the lips.

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Common Symptoms

  • Tingling and Itching
  • Fever
  • Painful eroded gums
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Muscle aches
  • Swollen lymph nodes

Causes

Cold sore is usually caused by virus. Some of the other signs which cause this infection include –

  • Viral infection
  • Fever
  • Hormonal changes (like menstruation in female)
  • Stress
  • Fatigue
  • Exposure to excess sunlight and wind
  • Changes in the immune system

How to Prevent It

  • Avoid things which trigger cold score like stress, flue etc
  • Wash your hands frequently especially after coming from outside
  • Always use good quality lip balm and sunscreen
  • Avoid sharing towels, utensils and other objects used by a person infected with cold sores
  • Avoid food which causes allergy