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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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Living With Herpes

Feb 18, 2012 No Comments by

Living with herpes means managing your stress, anxiety, fatigue, all while strengthening your immune system so you can manage the virus. Knowledge is key. The more you know about herpes, the more you can lesson its effects on your life. You want to know how you might control herpes outbreaks or flare ups, keep the […]

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Herpes Statistics

Jan 28, 2012 No Comments by

Herpes simplex type 1 and 2 are viral infections. HSV-1 is commonly called oral herpes and HSV-2 is referred to as genital herpes. Neither of these diseases have a cure, but only treatment options. The statistics and facts are broken out between the two types of herpes. What is Oral Herpes? Oral herpes is indicated […]

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Herpes in Men

Jan 08, 2012 No Comments

While genital herpes or an HSV-2 infection may be more common in women, this is because it is easier for an infected male to transmit the disease to female partners than it is for a female to give the disease to any male. The Center for Disease Control Statistics show that in the age group […]

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Testing For Herpes

Dec 08, 2011 No Comments

If you think you might have herpes simplex then you should see your doctor and get tested. Anytime you have blisters or open sores it is the best time to be tested. This way the doctor can swab the sore for fluid, and can use this for an analysis. But even if there are no […]

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Herpes Information

Jul 03, 2011 No Comments

What Is Genital Herpes? Genital herpes is a condition that is serious, incurable, and often times painful for those that suffer from it.  Understanding genital herpes facts will help you to avoid the overall experience and helps you to know when to get help .Herpes is a highly contagious disease that is spread through sexual […]

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Frequently Asked Questions

May 03, 2011 No Comments

There are many frequently asked questions about herpes.  Having herpes facts can help you to prevent herpes .  Take the time to read through these questions and get the herpes information that you need. What Is Herpes? Herpes is a term used to discuss the herpes simplex virus or HSV .  This virus is one […]

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