Stress on the body due to illness or excessive exercise can weaken the body’s immune system and lead to an outbreak of cold sores. Be aware of physical stressors such as:
- Infection, fever, or cold
- Physical injury
- Dental surgery
- Medication (such as steroids) or illness (such as HIV) that suppress the immune system
- Excessive exercise
- Exposure to sunlight or other ultraviolet light
Effect of Acupuncture on Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex Type 1)
Weakened immune function (the cause of which can vary greatly from person to person) can leave the individual susceptible to cold sores. Acupuncture can help support the immune system thus boosting...
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Effect of Yoga on Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex Type 1)
Yoga can help to de-stress the body, thus strengthening the immune system which helps fight off infections like those that cause cold sores. Yoga is often a series of physical poses and postures that...
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