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Mouth and face problems

How do you know if you have bad breath? What can you do about thread veins? How do you stop hiccups? For more information on these and other problems of the mouth and face, select a topic in the right hand box.

Just updated – cold sores

We have just published our latest updates on cold sores. Tackle your cold sores this winter...

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Poet's corner

Hug me, I’ve got herpes
See the blisters on my cheek
It starts with just a tingling
And goes inside a week …

… read GP and comedian Dr Phil Hammond’s full poem Hug me, I’ve got herpes