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How to Avoid Spreading Herpes

Whether it is genital herpes or oral herpes, this condition can be a difficult one to manage because it is so easy to spread the virus. Learning how to avoid spreading herpes is very important for everyone who suffers an outbreak, and it is vital that safe practices be used. Even during times of n ...Continue Reading

How to Avoid Spreading Herpes

Whether it is genital herpes or oral herpes, this condition can be a difficult one to manage because it is so easy to spread the virus. Learning how to avoid spreading herpes is very important for everyone who suffers an outbreak, and it is vital that safe practices be used. Even during times of n ...Continue Reading

How Do You Know If You Have Herpes?

Genital herpes is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases, affecting about 20% of American adults. While many people carry the herpes virus and never have symptoms, others experience painful genital sores. Here's how you can tell if you've contracted genital herpes. Symptoms of Genit ...Continue Reading

How Do You Know If You Have Herpes?

Genital herpes is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases, affecting about 20% of American adults. While many people carry the herpes virus and never have symptoms, others experience painful genital sores. Here's how you can tell if you've contracted genital herpes. Symptoms of Genit ...Continue Reading

Myths and Facts About Herpes

Herpes is often an unpleasant condition for those who contract the virus. Sores may appear around the mouth or around the genital area on the body. Understanding herpes and its causes may help patients reduce their risk of contracting the virus and spreading it to others. Herpes Simplex 1 & 2 ...Continue Reading

Myths and Facts About Herpes

Herpes is often an unpleasant condition for those who contract the virus. Sores may appear around the mouth or around the genital area on the body. Understanding herpes and its causes may help patients reduce their risk of contracting the virus and spreading it to others. Herpes Simplex 1 & 2 ...Continue Reading

Mouth/Oral Herpes vs. Genital Herpes

Since there are two different strains of the herpes virus, there is often a lot of confusion about the characteristics of each, what the two types have in common, and how they differ. The two strains of of the herpes simplex virus are called Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 (often called HSV-1) and the ...Continue Reading

Mouth/Oral Herpes vs. Genital Herpes

Since there are two different strains of the herpes virus, there is often a lot of confusion about the characteristics of each, what the two types have in common, and how they differ. The two strains of of the herpes simplex virus are called Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 (often called HSV-1) and the ...Continue Reading

Preparing for Your Herpes Appointment

Seeking treatment for herpes may help to reduce the symptoms of the virus. Herpes may appear around the mouth and lips, or around the genitals. Patients should discuss the condition with a licensed physician for more information about how to avoid spreading the virus or contracting it in the first p ...Continue Reading

Preparing for Your Herpes Appointment

Seeking treatment for herpes may help to reduce the symptoms of the virus. Herpes may appear around the mouth and lips, or around the genitals. Patients should discuss the condition with a licensed physician for more information about how to avoid spreading the virus or contracting it in the first p ...Continue Reading

Risk Factors for Contracting Herpes

Patients who are suffering from herpes may have painful and bothersome sores around the mouth or lips, or around their genitals. Taking special precautions against herpes may help patients avoid contracting themselves or spreading herpes to others. Patients who have herpes or who are unsure if have ...Continue Reading

Risk Factors for Contracting Herpes

Patients who are suffering from herpes may have painful and bothersome sores around the mouth or lips, or around their genitals. Taking special precautions against herpes may help patients avoid contracting themselves or spreading herpes to others. Patients who have herpes or who are unsure if have ...Continue Reading

Tips for Choosing a Herpes Specialist

While there is no cure for herpes, many medications and treatments do exist that may help to alleviate the symptoms of the condition. Patients who contract either herpes simplex 1 or herpes simplex 2 and who have either cold sores or genital herpes are encouraged to speak with a healthcare professio ...Continue Reading

Tips for Choosing a Herpes Specialist

While there is no cure for herpes, many medications and treatments do exist that may help to alleviate the symptoms of the condition. Patients who contract either herpes simplex 1 or herpes simplex 2 and who have either cold sores or genital herpes are encouraged to speak with a healthcare professio ...Continue Reading

Treatments for Herpes

Herpes may be caused by the herpes simplex 1 virus or the herpes simplex 2 virus. While both viruses may cause cold sores or genital herpes, herpes simplex 1 is usually associated with cold sores, while herpes simplex 2 is usually associated with genital herpes. Unfortunately, there is no cure for h ...Continue Reading

Treatments for Herpes

Herpes may be caused by the herpes simplex 1 virus or the herpes simplex 2 virus. While both viruses may cause cold sores or genital herpes, herpes simplex 1 is usually associated with cold sores, while herpes simplex 2 is usually associated with genital herpes. Unfortunately, there is no cure for h ...Continue Reading

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