The Stigma Blog
January 20, 2018
Cold sores are a leading cause of spreading the herpes infection. While cold sores can occur any time of year, they are prone to surface during the winter season...
December 17, 2017
Cold sores go by many names, including fever blisters and herpes. They are caused by the type 1 herpes simplex virus (HSV1). Approximately 40 to 85 percent of Am...
December 12, 2017
Cold sores, also known as herpes labialis, are caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1). Genital herpes is caused by simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2). That’s wh...
December 3, 2017
Cold sores. Herpes. Two words that likely make you cringe from societal influence. They are undoubtedly two of the most stigmatized words today. But what exactly...
Give Your Body a Cleanse Without the Crazy Detox Diet Trends
January 4, 2018
If you go to your doctor’s office and ask for the “full work-up” STD screening, did you know that herpes is not included? With 1 in 4 people in the US...
Should I or Shouldn't I Get Tested For Herpes?
November 29, 2017
Winter Causes Cold Sore Outbreaks, Here's How to Avoid Them
Physicians and Pharmacists Unite to Battle Herpes Online
January 31, 2018
Foods That Help Heal
Are over-the-counter creams really worth buying for cold sores?
Are Cold Sores Herpes?
5 Genital Herpes Home Treatments
December 1, 2017
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