Ear wax for cold sores – Chillin’ out waxin’?

In the great pantheon of stupid cold sore cures, one stands tall right near the top with the dumbest of the dumb. Right next to it, you’ve got the infamous hydrogen peroxide. And while I’m not sure this one is quite as dumb (it doesn’t have the danger factor that

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Cold Sore nutella methadone clinic

Whenever I recommend to someone that they should give skipping breakfast a try if they want to stop getting cold sores all the time, I usually get a funny look. Shortly followed by a “are you stupid”, and sometimes a “no way in HELL I’m doin’ that”. After that, they

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You ain’t my sunshine

Most people love the sun. Ask friends, family or pretty much any random person on the street, and they’ll tell you that they love sunny days and hate rainy days. Me? Not so much. In fact, I’ll take a rainy day over a sun blasted one any time. But truth

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The Bugs Bunny immunity trick for cold sores

So, you want to stop getting cold sores all the damn time? Wanna be clear for more than a few weeks? Be free from outbreaks? Then you have to do what the one and only Bugs Bunny does. No, I’m not talking about digging tunnels in the ground. Nor am

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Cold sores of the Third Reich

A few years ago around Christmas time I got one of the biggest, nastiest cold sore I’ve ever had. Now this little bastard was about an inch wide and ran right up the middle of my top lip. Not only that, but it spread from the top of my lip

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Trix are for cold sore outbreaks

You hear it all the time, especially on TV: “Part of a complete breakfast” Key word there being “part”, as in if you only eat this you’re not getting all the nutrition you need. And so it is with most (if not all) breakfast cereal. Sure, the brands marketed to

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Why is Valtrex so expensive?

If you’ve been taking any kind of pill or pharmaceutical product for your cold sores, you probably already know the obvious. This shit, is expensive. Take Valtrex for example (the commercial name for valacyclovir). On the cheap end you can buy it for around 5$ a pill, depending on where

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The raw truth about arginine and cold sores

If you go and ask google about why cold sores do what cold sores do, you’ll quickly be told that the amino acid arginine is to blamed. In short, eat less foods that contain arginine and you’ll get less cold sores. I think it’s a crock, and it’s something I

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My cold sores make small children cry

A few years back, I was getting probably the worst cold sores I had ever had in my entire life. I’m talking big, nasty, make-kids-start-crying-uncontrollably type cold sores. But that’s not the worst part. The worst part was that each new outbreak just seemed to be getting worse and worse.

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