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How to Tell Someone You Have Herpes

How to Tell Someone You Have Herpes

A huge part of coming to terms with herpes is its impact on your love life. Maybe you've had it for some time and...
Herpes Nerve Damage and Neuralgia

Genital Herpes Nerve Pain (Left Leg Pain)

One of the more unusual symptoms linked to genital herpes is nerve pain down the leg, usually left leg pain. Herpes nerve pain is under-recognized...
When to Get Tested for STDs Infographic

When to Get Tested for STDs – How Soon and How Often

One of the most confusing aspects of being sexually active is knowing when to get tested for STDs. There are general screening guidelines for...
Lysine-Arginine Ratios in Food Featured Image

Lysine-Arginine Ratios: Lysine-Rich Foods with Less Arginine Chart + Infographic

What’s the best-known diet change to reduce symptoms of HSV viruses? Whether you’re dealing with cold sores, shingles, or genital herpes outbreaks, that change...
Can I Go to the ER for an STD?

Can I Go to the Emergency Room for an STD?

The knowledge of potentially having an STD can cause most people to panic. That's completely normal. However, it's important to have a firm understanding of...
Herpes Prodrome Symptoms

When Is Herpes Not Contagious? And When Does it Spread Most?

So you or your partner have herpes, and you want to have a healthy love and sex life. Today, it's very possible as long...
Herpes Foods Diet - Best Foods to Eat and Worst Foods to Avoid

Best Foods + Worst Foods to Avoid Herpes Outbreaks

Herpes is the popular name for symptoms brought about by herpes simplex viruses. Cold sores caused by oral herpes are common and well-known. And...
How to live with herpes type 2 in a relationship

Living with Herpes: You Have It, What Now?

So you found out you have the herpes virus, and are probably feeling uncertain about the future. If you're asking yourself how to live...
Sex with Herpes - Safe Sex with Herpes - Herpes Sex Life

Sex with Herpes: Precautions and Data

One of the encouraging things about genital herpes is that it's still possible to have a rich and fulfilling sex life. Sex with herpes...
Herpes Transmission Rates Likelihood

Herpes Transmission Rates – Why Your Partner Might Not Get It

Many couples in which one partner has genital herpes have a healthy sex life -- and still never transmit it to the uninfected partner....