Health Library

Resource Guide for Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex Type 1)

Resources

Address:
P.O. Box 4014Schaumburg, IL 60618

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.

Resources

Address:
#1003 1166 Alberni Street Vancouver, BC V6E 3Z3

Telephone:
1-604-688-9171

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.

Resources

Address:
10140 Centurion Parkway NorthJacksonville, FL 32256

Phone:
904-697-4100

Internet Address:
http://www.kidshealth.org

Description of Services Provided:
The Kids Health website provides information for parents, teens, and kids on pediatric health topics, such as cold sores.