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Augusta company's green tea lip balm could help cold sores

...treatment that could help fight the virus that causes most cold sores.Called AverTeaX from Camellix, it will be available...virus type 1, or HSV-1, the virus that causes most cold sores, said Dr. Stephen Hsu, a green tea phytochemical researcher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-12-29/augusta-companys-green-tea-l
Age-old question: Hygiene can minimize virus effects

Cold sores and fever blisters are small but painful blisters on the lips, nose and...Herpes simplex type I can be just like that. It often shows itself through cold sores and fever blisters only when a person has been under emotional stress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/26/ent_229542.shtml
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Shampoo created at GHSU draws on green tea

...fights chronic mouth dryness using the same ingredient, epigallocatechin gallate. It is also working on a drug to treat cold sores using the EGCG. That drug, the gum and the dandruff shampoo are in clinical trials, Hsu said.He is careful not to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-10-10/shampoo-created-ghsu-draws-g
MCG clinic opens at Walmart in Evans

...sinus, upper respiratory and urinary tract infections; earaches; seasonal allergies; colds; acute bronchitis; cold sores; the flu; nausea; and strep throat. Dr. Lucy Marion, dean of the MCG School of Nursing, said the "convenience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2009-11-17/mcg-clinic-opens-walmart-eva
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People's pharmacy

...will be tender and swollen. The medical term for canker sores is aphthous ulcers. People sometimes confuse them with cold sores or fever blisters, common names for herpes simplex lesions on the lips. But canker sores appear inside the mouth and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/09/ent_255609.shtml
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Repeated infections may boost risk for heart disease

...heart disease have suggested links to everything from cold sores and gum infections to pathogens that cause meningitis...checked were herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 (causes of cold sores and genital herpes); cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/08/tec_331903.shtml
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Rare circumcision ritual generates controversy

...given a baby a fatal infection. The illness was caused by herpes simplex type 1, the common virus in saliva that causes cold sores. Usually harmless to adults, it can be deadly to newborns. The death was believed to be the first in the United States...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/04/rel_52661.shtml
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Nerve growth hormone heals corneal ulcers

...published in Thursday's New England Journal of Medicine. In the United States, the herpes simplex virus that causes cold sores and genital herpes is the leading cause of corneal ulcers. Other common causes include bacteria, fungi and contact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/23/ent_226595.shtml
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Herpes infection declines seen

...and 60 percent of women tested positive for the oral herpes virus, type 1, which is best known as the culprit behind cold sores, but can spread to the genitals through oral sex. Type 1 may be causing more genital infections in some groups, such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/23/liv_93517.shtml
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Close makeup monitoring can save your skin, health

...glove compartment of your car). And don't share them with anyone, even your best friend. You might also be sharing cold sores and the herpes virus. Eye shadow and pencils Eyes aren't just the window to your soul, they're also a delicate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/04/ent_235048.shtml
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