Herpes Support Groups

Jun 10, 2012 No Comments by

Finding out that you have herpes can be a confusing time; especially if you have contracted genital herpes.  You may be experiencing a mix of emotions: fear, confusion, embarrassment and more.  One way to help combat these feelings and learn to live with the disorder (as well as learn more about it), is to seek […]

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Herpes Vaccine

May 30, 2012 1 Comment by

More people suffer with herpes in theUnited Statesthan many other diseases that get a lot more attention.  Some research indicates that as many as 50 million Americans now suffer with genital herpes; with many more falling victim to other strains of the disease. This has created a real need for a vaccine to help thwart […]

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Herpes in Women

May 20, 2012 No Comments by

Herpes is a life long condition caused by a virus.  Contracted through intimate contact, genital herpes can be especially difficult for women, since it can affect their ability to bear children in the future. Herpes in women has a direct impact on their ability to get pregnant; sustain a pregnancy; and give birth to a […]

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Ocular Herpes

May 10, 2012 No Comments

Most people have heard of genital herpes, which causes blistering in the genital areas after intimate contact with an infected person. But, were you aware of the fact that herpes can also affect your eyes?  Even more amazing is the fact that nearly half a million cases of ocular herpes are reported in theUnited Statesevery […]

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Herpes on Lips

Apr 30, 2012 No Comments

A Herpes diagnosis can be very scary for a person to receive from their doctor. Mostly because one rather nasty version attacks the genital area and is a long lasting sexually transmitted disease (STD) that you can never get rid of.  Thankfully, the more common varieties of herpes (which most people suffer from) only affects […]

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Herpes on Tongue

Apr 10, 2012 No Comments

The herpes simplex I virus is best known for the annoying cold sores and blisters it causes on and around the lips and mouth.  While these symptoms can be painful, they usually are not debilitating.  When the virus makes its way to the inside of the mouth, however, the painful consequences can begin to affect […]

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Herpes on the Face

Mar 30, 2012 No Comments

Herpes is most known as a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that attacks the genital area, causing outbreaks of oozing blisters and sores. What many people do not know is that the herpes simplex virus is very common and can also affect the face, including the lips, mouth, tongue and even eyes. Herpes simplex is a […]

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