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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Signs and Symptoms of Genital Herpes

Feb 22, 2012 No Comments by

Once you have been exposed and infected with genital herpes you may have symptoms of the disease within just a few days. However there are those who get the disease and may never be aware that they have been infected as the signs and symptoms of the disease are very individual. These symptoms can run […]

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What Is Herpes?

Feb 22, 2012 No Comments

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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Living With Herpes

Feb 18, 2012 No Comments

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 Diet

Feb 08, 2012 No Comments

Finding out about the optimum diet to help you control herpes only makes sense. Nutrition can play a big role in our health at any time. Eating the right or healthy things for our body can help us manage stress and feel good enough to be active. The wrong things can bog us down and […]

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Herpes Statistics

Jan 28, 2012 No Comments

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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