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Using Natural Cold Sore Treatment - My tips

Cold sore is also termed as Oral Herpes. These are fever blisters that are visible in the mouth or around the lips. It is a viral disease or an infection in the mouth or face. Some people acquire this disease for some causes.

Causes of Cold Sores

The cause of cold sores is the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV). Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is of two types namely the HSV-1 and HSV-2. These are contagious. Some are visible around the mouth which is called the herpes labialis and some are visible in the genitals which is called the genital herpes. If a person has the Herpes Simplex and someone touches him or share his razor or eating utensils the person who touches him may also acquire cold sore. If you have kissed an infected person with Herpes Simplex you may also be infected with Herpes Simplex. If a parent has a cold sore he may infect his children too. To determine if you have cold sores you must observe the symptoms and signs of having cold sores.

Symptoms of Cold Sores

The most common symptom of cold sore is first you will experience pain around your lips or mouth. You will also have fever, swollen glands in other parts of your body or in your neck. You might have sore throat too. Then there will be blisters around your mouth. You might have lip swelling, mouth ulcers, increase body temperature, nausea, headaches, and dehydration. If you have any of these symptoms you may consult a doctor right away for cold sore treatment. There is also natural cold sore treatment that you may apply. This will effectively heal your cold sore in days.

The Natural Remedies for Cold Sore

Cold sore treatment can heal your blisters in just few days. Among them are the following:

Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm consists of antiviral properties. When you spread a lemon balm cream on the infected area it would be healed in days.

Resveratrol

Another effective cold sore treatment is the Resveratrol. Study shows that Resveratrol which is a compound found in red grapes can cure blisters of the cold sores.

Peppermint Oil

This essential oil has antiviral effect against cold sores. When you apply this oil in your blisters the skin would absorbed it fast. This oil must not be ingested.

Bee Propolis

This is the brownish resinous substance that prevents cold sores from spreading and entering the body cells.

Self-Heal Herbal

This herbal is also called Prunella Vulgaris that has antiviral properties and against Herpes Simplex. This herbal plant can be found in Europe and China.

Reishi and Astralagus

Reishi is a mushroom that can strengthen your immune system. Together with Reishi is the Astralagus that can also improve your immune system. This prevents you from acquiring cold sores.

Lysine

Foods rich in lysine such as milk, red meat, wheat germ, cheese, eggs, and fish can prevent cold sores. You must have proper intake of foods with lysine every day. The lysine ointment is effective to use to prevent cold sores.


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Ethics must be considered early and often as the field of modern neuroscience forges ahead, to avoid repeating a dark period in history when lobotomies were common, experts said on Wednesday.

President Barack Obama sought the recommendations of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, as part of his $100 million Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative announced last year.

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