Oral herpes is a condition caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). It is estimated that 3.7 billion people or 67% of the world’s population under 50 years old are infected with HSV-1, which more commonly causes oral herpes (Herpes Simplex Virus-2 more commonly causes genital herpes). It is estimated that 491 million people, or […]
Herpes - caused by the herpes simplex virus - causes painful sores and blisters around the mouth or genitals. Here's how to prevent it and treat it safely.