The culprit itchy rash on the edge of the lips, which are so annoying
many people come here to stay: fully recover from
infection is not possible. Once having got the body, herpes becomes our
true, though unwelcome companion for life. In addition, to protect themselves
from it is practically impossible - 90-95 percent of the population is infected
herpes simplex virus (HSV 1) and the remaining five simply
impervious to it - for reasons unknown to science. such rampant
infection because the virus spreads very easily,
being transmitted by airborne droplets directly contact:
through utensils, towels, handrails in public transport ...
can not guess that the virus found refuge in their
body. But at least once in his life, when the immune system is weakened,
herpes somehow manifest itself.
Do not bite the lips!
common form of manifestation of the virus - a labial herpes. at first
one feels the tension, throbbing pain and itching of the lips.
Then there are red spots that turn into blisters.
By themselves or under the influence of mechanical bubbles burst,
replaced by ulcers, from which oozes a clear liquid. With time
wound tightened crusts. Pluck them can not in any case!
Firstly, these crusts are formed by white blood cells that fight the virus,
and beneath the sore heals faster. Secondly, since you can
further infect the mouth, causing the situation will only worsen.
sores on the lips ruin our lives for 7-10 days. If symptoms
persists, consult a dermatologist: perhaps it displays etc.ugoy
Where thinly, there and tear
rashes appear on the nose wings and other parts of the skin. At all,
forms of herpes are so many, including genital, and the most dangerous
considered herpes eye - it can have very serious consequences,
up to blindness. It happens that the virus affects the internal organs -
target of becoming the most attenuated of them. The disease
complicated when herpes "works" in the company of other viruses.
For example, if herpes activated simultaneously in the female body with
human papilloma virus, is fraught with the development of cervical cancer.
usually relapses triggered by colds and other diseases,
stresses, hypothermia or overheating, even menstruation -
In short, the appearance of bubbles on the lips indicates a weakening of the
immunity. However, there are external factors, for example, excess
To protect themselves from infection is almost
impossible (most often a virus to us in the early childhood "give"
kisses with relatives), so it should solve two problems: to fight
with rashes when they appear; strengthen the immune system to
protect themselves against herpes recurrences.
Herpes - a DNA molecule and a few shells. To cell could
multiply it should be present in an RNA molecule, which virus
Herpes deprived. Therefore, finding himself in the skin, he approaches
our own cells, destroying its shell, penetrates and finds
Statement of RNA - a partner for reproduction. In the infected cell due to its
resources starts to produce new viruses that were later abandoned
alma mater by budding - and immediately begin the same
prodelyvat with neighboring cells.
The rate of formation of new
virus in diseased cells depends on the intensity
intracellular metabolism. The highest rates of metabolism inherent
epithelial cells, so herpes is most often occupies the skin and
mucous. A cell in which replication of the virus occurred,
It is filled with liquid and dies. This process reflects the bubbles
on the skin.
For the first time penetrated into the body, the virus will multiply
spreading bloodstream and nerve fibers, settling in
nerve ganglia: right inside the cell. The immune system is not able to
detect it and remove from the body. And herpes quietly waiting
his "finest hour." When our immune system for one reason or another
weakens, the virus drifts to the selected site and to engage actively
multiplies, and then again, "runs" in their shelter.
Decoy duck for the virus
the body of a cunning virus is impossible, but exists Existing-facility that
can extinguish the outbreak of relapses. In 1988, for his invention of the drug
Acyclovir Gertrude Elion received the Nobel Prize: the only
medication that fights directly with the virus. Other,
that treat influenza and other infectious diseases are
To combat the herpes scientists used
mechanism decoy. Acyclovir replaces a cell partner,
which is necessary for the virus to procreation. medicine
It enters the cell, where he began the virus to reproduce. Last
leave alone cellular organelles and merges with acyclovir.
The resulting compound can not multiply. Enemy neutralized! fully
Herpes medication does not overpower, but to stop it from spreading and deliver
by rashes. The drug is sold in the form of tablets and ointments (gerpevir,
It is best to start taking drugs acyclovir,
when you just feel the tension and tingling in the area
lips, so you can avoid the appearance of bubbles
Beware, the bubbles!
- Sores on the lips can be scratched. But still, be patient, do not touch them with your hands: so you just raznesesh infection.
- So far have not been rash, do not touch once again to face, especially the eyes.
Pumps on the lips clean with a cotton swab. And the use of lipstick
and lip pencils during the exacerbation should be abandoned.
- Wipe the lips with a disinfectant solution.
- Delhi is not anyone utensils and towels. We'll have to do without kissing, and to refrain from oral sex.
- If you feel that soon the bubble will attach to this place a piece of cloth wrapped in ice.
- Use tea compresses. Anti-inflammatory properties also have teas of chamomile, willow bark and horsetail.
Immunity to the start!
avoid the manifestations of herpes, you need to strengthen your immune system. unfavorable
environmental situation, stress, poor diet, bad habits
- All this weakens the protective functions of the body.
Be careful with antibiotics
immunity contributes to massive use of antibiotics. Special
they are harmful to children. A little child is ill, the pediatrician immediately registers
antibiotics, and in fact can only assign them strictly on the testimony.
The word "antibiotic" means "against life": he kills
In normal GI first necessary
to clean the gastrointestinal tract, because the immune processes
"Run" is in the walls of the intestine. To this was
OK, the food must be digested well.
bit you in a timely manner
sanitize the centers of a chronic infection. Many of us, for example, go to
carious teeth, do not go to the dentist. And the forces of the body in this
time aimed at combating infection, from which you can easily
get rid of.
vitamins are not always absorbed, especially if there is a problem with
digestion. And from food the body itself will take whatever he needed.
Therefore, in the diet should be plenty of vitamin-rich foods:
vegetables, fruit. It is also very useful porridge of whole grains.
enhance immunity have long used natural remedies: Rhodiola
pink, echinacea, ginseng. Immunomodulator is a good broth
rose hips, but always it is impossible to drink (the load is increased by
defenses can be with the help of homeopathy - is harmless and
effectively. If you carry out preventive maintenance in the spring and fall,
It increases the body's resistance. Chronically weakened immunity
must be systematically strengthened.