What Is Oral Herpes And How Do You Prevent It?

Oral herpes is caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). This virus causes painful blisters on the lips, around the mouth or inside the mouth or in the gums. Blisters appearing on your face or in the mouth can last long for a few days to many weeks. If it stays for longer period, then it’s called cold sores and that’s an outbreak.

The occurrence of outbreaks observed in infected people can happen few times in a year, however, studies suggests that frequent occurrences of this virus outbreak are found in only a very low percentage of infected people.

Symptoms: Itching, burning and tingling feeling on the lips, around the mouth. If you have been feeling the same for few days, then consult a doctor. It might be oral herpes viral infections. Blisters on the face, on the lips or inside the mouth cause intense pain that makes eating and drinking very difficult. You may feel drowsy all the time and notice a decrease in your urination.

Treatment: A weak immune system is the main cause for this virus spreading in the body. Increase the intake of vegetables and fruits in your diet. It makes the antibodies of an infected person strong enough to resist the virus outbreak. To stop the intense pain and shorten the outbreak duration, its best to start antiviral treatment prescribed by a doctor on the initial stages of an outbreak. Anti viral creams can stop the activity of the virus for a few hours to a day and gives little relief.

Once you are infected by this virus, you can experience several outbreaks in a year. The usual reasons for recurring oral herpes are increase in stress level, frequent illness, and high intake of alcohol. Applying cold used tea bags hourly on the sores can give little relief, but dispose the tea bags after single use. Expose to sunlight can lead to cracks on the sores in the face, mouth or lips of infected persons and can activate the virus. Always keep the lips and face moist with sunscreen.

Tests: On the basis of a blood report, if a doctor finds the symptoms, he can further prescribe more detailed tests to be sure followed by the culture analysis or detailed study of antibodies.

Prevention: A healthy diet consisting of fruits and vegetables is recommended to keep the immune system strong for the body to stay away from herpes viral infections.Keep the skin moist especially lips by using sunscreen especially in direct sunlight. Reduce your stress level and keep the intake of alcohol to the minimum.

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