Herpes Research

Jan 18, 2012 No Comments by

Neither genital nor oral herpes have a cure. They are treatable and there is research being done to provide more treatment options for herpes, and to find a cure for these two types of viral infections. Herpes infections are hard to treat and do research on for a cure, because the virus hides in nerve […]

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Herpes in Men

Jan 08, 2012 No Comments by

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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Herpes Outbreak

Dec 18, 2011 No Comments by

Herpes Simplex Type 1 and 2 are incurable viral infections which cycle through resting periods where there are no signs or symptoms of the disease, and flare-ups or outbreaks. Since there is no cure and you can be affected with outbreaks for the rest of your life, managing the outbreaks becomes a lifestyle if you want […]

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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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Genital Herpes Treatment

Nov 28, 2011 No Comments

Currently there is no cure for genital herpes. Treatment goals for this viral disease are to provide relief from the symptoms, which can include painful sores, and to shorten the ten to fifteen days it typically takes for an outbreak to heal. A secondary treatment goal would be to lengthen the time between outbreaks or […]

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Herpes Simplex Types: 1 and 2

Nov 18, 2011 No Comments

There are several strains of herpes viruses, with two forms of the herpes simplex virus. Herpes Simplex types 1 and 2 can both cause cold sore type symptoms around the mouth and genitals. The type 1 virus is commonly called oral herpes, and type 2 is typically referred to as genital herpes. These types of […]

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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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