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Once the virus has entered and infected the body, it remains dormant and there is no cure.

Cold sores, also called fever blisters, are caused from the herpes simplex virus (HSV).

Cold sores are small, painful, fluid-filled blisters or sores that appear on the lips, mouth, throat, cheek, chin, nose or fingers. It is estimated that 80% of the population have been exposed to the herpes simplex virus, HSV-1.

HSV-1 causes about 80% of all oral lesions and cases of HSV-1 genital herpes, below the waist, are rising.

"Prodromal Symptoms" such as pain, itching, or tingling, often precedes the blisters by one to two days.

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You may have a a sore throat, or swollen glands in your neck.

After the prodromal stage, blisters appear, they usually break open, and leak clear infectious fluid, and then crust over lasting 2–24 days. Cold sores usually occur on the outer lip, but canker sores are found inside the mouth.

Sometimes people mistakenly associate canker sores with cold sores.

Oral Herpes usually appears on the roof of the mouth or the gum area.

Practice good hygiene and wash your hands as soon as possible after touching cold sores or sensitive areas in the prodromal stage to prevent spreading the virus.