- What is Known About Herpes Type 1
- Healthy Steps: Herpes Type 1—First Steps
- Healthy Steps: Herpes Type 1—Full Program
- Preventing Herpes Type 1
- From Dr. Deborah's Desk
Type 1 herpes apparently happens to almost everyone when they're young. You or may or may not remember an episode of one or more painful herpes blisters around your mouth or sores on your gums. The episode lasts seven to ten days, and if you are lucky, may then be gone for good.