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  • How to Deal with Cold Sores

    Read about cold sores and discover simple steps you can take to help relieve the pain of an outbreak and support quick healing.

  • Cold Sores

    Also indexed as:Fever Blisters, Herpes Simplex 1
    As soon as a cold sore appears, you’re ready for it to disappear. According to research or other evidence, the following self-care steps may be helpful.

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    Keep those pearly whites strong and gleaming with expert articles and big savings on oral health products at our Oral Health Wellness Center. Get helpful tips to help the whole family on practice good oral hygiene and battle tooth decay and gum disease. And find big savings on essentials, from toothbrushes, floss and flossers to whitening aids, water jets and sanitizers. Walmart has what you need to maintain great oral health at a price you can afford.