Cold Sore Prevention and Treatment for Your Kids

Enjoy the following guest post by Carrie Shannon, the publisher of

It’s a big hassle when a cold sore pops up on your child’s lip. Your kid won’t be a happy camper when that happens, so here are a few things you should know in order to change how you prevent diseases in your household.

Finding Information

The internet is filled with information, some of it very useful and some of it not. Make sure your internet resources have some credentials to back them up. The Mayo Clinic can provide you with current and real information. Web MD is a also a website that can provide professional information and articles. For local information, your pediatrician and the official Centers for Disease Control (CDC) can provide great resources such as brochures.

If any information you discover online or otherwise talks about a cure for cold sores, beware. The research on cold sores is extensive; however a cure has yet to be found. The more reliable information deals with treatment and prevention. Fortunately, there are many quickest way to get rid of a cold sore?” and was born. She currently lives with her very supportive and loving husband, Dave, and their two adorable Yorkies, Oscar and Maggie, in Hermosa Beach, California. In her leisure time you can find Carrie walking her dogs on the beach, doing Bikram Yoga, as well as developing her cold sore remedies website.

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