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Does Herpes Itch?

Mar 20, 2012 No Comments by

If you are experiencing a constant itch in your genital area, you may be wondering if herpes could be to blame.  In the vast majority of cases, a temporary itch in the private areas of the body is not caused by herpes, but rather another type of infection including fungus. If, however, the itchiness being […]

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What Causes Herpes?

Feb 23, 2012 No Comments by

One of the most misunderstood conditions out there seems to be herpes.  Maybe it is the fact that it is a disease no one likes to talk about because of its link with sexually transmitted diseases, also known as STD’s, or maybe it is simply because the herpes simplex virus I is so common, but […]

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What Is Herpes?

Feb 22, 2012 No Comments by

Most people know that genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease. But, did you also know that there are several versions of herpes and not all of them are considered true STD’s? There are three main kinds of the herpes virus: Herpes simplex virus type one which is abbreviated as HSV-1.  It is the most […]

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