About

This site was created in 2013 to answers questions about sexual health with empathy and understanding.

Questions about sexual health don’t have to be confusing or embarrassing. STIs are more common than many people think, but most who carry them don’t even know. This site aims to be a light in the dark.

Who We Are

Read our start here page for all the details!

The articles on this site are written by freelance writers who are either professionals, have first-hand experience with HSV viruses, and/or who thoroughly research the subject. These writers are at times, but not always, M.D. doctors and nurses. An editor fact-checks the information provided against reputable sources such as medical journals and the CDC.

At the end of articles, you will often find source material for a given point. We make every effort to provide citations so that readers can easily verify the information and data points provided.

Informational Purposes

Please read the disclaimer here. Nothing on this site is meant as a substitute for medical or psychological advice, counseling, or services. It is purely for informational purposes.