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Resource Guide for Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex Type 1)

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Main Page | Risk Factors | Symptoms | Diagnosis | Treatment | Screening | Reducing Your Risk | Talking to Your Doctor | Living With Cold Sores | Resource Guide

American Academy of Dermatology

  • Address: P.O. Box 4014 Schaumburg, IL 60618-4014
  • Phone: 1-866-503-SKIN (7546)
  • Internet Address: http://www.aad.org
  • Description of Services Provided: This site provides education, support groups, and a physician locator. The information is comprehensive and contains color photos of cold sores at different stages of infection.

Australian Herpes Management Forum

  • Address: c/o-STIRC, Marian Villa Westmead Hospital, Westmead NSW 2145 AUSTRALIA
  • Phone: +61 (2) 8230 3843
  • Internet Address: http://www.ahmf.com.au
  • Description of Services Provided: This organization provides succinct, easy-to-understand information on oral and other forms of herpes. Its website contains large color photos of people with typical cold sores at different stages of the infection.

COLD SORES.CA

  • Internet Address: http://www.coldsores.ca
  • Description of Services Provided: This Canadian website, written by dermatologists, provides over 10 articles about cold sores. You'll also find a dermatology glossary and images.

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