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How To Treat Herpes Simplex?

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Herpes Simplex Virus Herpes simplex is a virus. It is commonly known as herpes. Herpes causes two common diseases that are both contagious and painful. Herpes infections can appear in different parts of the body especially around the mouth and genitals.
The infection on the mouth is known as fever blisters or cold sores. Herpes simplex virus 1 can cause this type of infection. Herpes simplex virus 2 on the other hand is responsible for the infection in the genitals.
What causes herpes simplex?Herpes simplex virus is contagious. The virus can spread quickly during an outbreak. You can get infected from touching a herpes sore. Once infected, you will have to carry the virus for the rest of your life.
Who gets herpes simplex? Anyone can get herpes simplex virus. The risk is based on the exposure to the virus. HSV-1 is transmitted through oral secretion or sores on the skin.
You can get HSV-1 when you:
Use eating utensil, shaver, toothbrush of infected personSharing lip balmKissi…

Migraine: Causes, Triggers, Risk Factors and Treatment

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Migraine Everyone gets headaches. Headache can occur once in a while. Sometimes, it can happen almost every day. But a migraine is worse than a regular headache.  The pain is throbbing. It is usually on one side of the head. The pain is disabling. Migraine attacks last from hours to days if untreated. It usually occurs one to four times a month.

A migraine attack varies from person to person. During a migraine, you may experience:
Pain on one side or both sides of your headVomitingNauseaThrobbing painLightheadednessFaintingSensitivity to touch, sound, light and smells Taking a medicine can lessen the pain and can prevent migraines. Talk to your doctor for the right medicines in treating migraines.
What are the causes of migraines? The narrowing of some blood vessels in the brain causes migraine. When blood vessels narrow, blood and oxygen level that flows into the brain decreases. At the same time other blood vessels expand and become inflamed causing a throbbing pain.
Migraine Tr…