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Honey 'as good as antiviral creams' for cold sores

Thursday 13th June 2019

"Honey is 'just as effective at treating cold sores as anti-viral creams'," the Mail Online reports.

Cold sores are skin infections around the mouth caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). You catch the virus through direct skin contact with another person who has the virus.

You can read more about this on the NHS website here.

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