Oral Herpes: What You Need to Know

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  • Cold Sores
  • What Triggers Cold Sore Outbreaks?
  • Treating HSV-1
  • Preventing HSV-1
  • How Prevalent is Oral Herpes?
  • Why Genital Herpes is Different
  • The 411 on Herpes
  • Oral Herpes

Treating HSV-1

There is no cure for herpes. Some people allow for their cold sores to just heal on their own. But for those who want to speed up the healing process, there is treatment — over the counter meds such as Abreva and some prescription drugs — that can help. 

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