Cold Sores

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4 Embarrassing Health Problems, Solved

…Metamucil are also helpful. * Take L-lysine to get rid of cold sores. Cold sores are caused by the extremely contagious herpes simplex 1 virus. Taking L-lysine inhibits the virus’ ability to replicate. If you are prone to cold sores, take a preventive daily dose of 750 to 1,500 mg of lysine a…

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Reader Remedies for Colds and Flu

… Cold and Flu Remedy #1: Cayenne: Sore Throat Solution When I get a sore throat, I mix a half-teaspoon of cayenne pepper in six ounces of water and drink it. Does wonders. — Kevin, via Facebook Whenever anyone in our family comes down with the flu, a cold, or a sore

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The Medicinal Uses for Aloe Vera

…days, compared to 19 days for the silver compound. Studies have shown that aloe creams can help heal cold sores, too. Apply every two hours. And always wash your hands thoroughly after touching a cold sore—you can actually re-infect yourself in different areas if you’re not careful. *…

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The Many Health Benefits of Coconut Oil

…uses. In fact, this oil has a plethora of practical applications. It’s a great moisturizer, not only for dry skin but also for rashes, cold sores, hemorrhoids, diaper rash, psoriasis, fungal infections, and eczema. I’m not saying it will cure these skin problems, but organic extra-virgin…

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Benefits of Pycnogenol

…all three. Whereas untreated colds lasted seven days, study participants who took 100 mg of Pycnogenol, 200 mg of vitamin C, and 30 mg of zinc daily in divided doses had resolution after only four days. Better still, symptoms such as runny nose, nasal congestion, sore throat, sneezing, and cough…

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