Helpful Tools for navigating herpes and sexual health
Welcome to the JH resources section, a list of services that are useful to people who want help with HSV or STIs. We've been writing this site for six years, and want to showcase these resources in an easy way here. Whether you're new to a diagnosis of HSV, looking for help with outbreaks, or just need to be tested to get peace of mind — these are the resources that can help.
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An STI-Friendly Dating Site
Positive Singles is a site that lets you meet others with STIs in a safe and confidential environment. You can control who gets access to your photos by invitation, and many other secure settings with you in mind. They have a free option so you can try it today.
At-Home STD Test Kits
100% Lab-Certified, at-home STD tests you can order online. Test at home and get confidential results in 3-5 days! myLAB Box™ offers male & female at home STD test kits for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, STI, HIV, Hepatitis C, Herpes, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis & HPV and more. Get a full panel or a single test.
Order STD Tests Online
STDcheck lets you get same-day STD testing at a lab near you with complete confidentiality. All their tests are FDA-Approved. Results in 24-48 Hours and 24/7 phone support. Test today and get peace of mind. Tests: 10 Test STD Panel, HIV RNA Early Detection, Herpes 1 and 2.
The Good News About the Bad News
A Book About Herpes
Terri Warren RN NP is an internationally recognized expert on herpes. She owns Westover Heights Clinic in Portland and specializes in sexually transmitted infections. Her book is helpful to those living with herpes as well as for partners who want to understand the diagnosis.
Red Marine Algae, Lysine, and More
Being proactive helps with outbreaks. To learn about natural remedies, read our guide to herpes supplements as well as to topical outbreak remedies. Or continue to the site to buy Red Marine Algae — and be sure to read the reviews left by HSV-2 positive customers:
Monthly Valaciclovir by Mail
Cold sores only take 24 hours to get rid of, literally. Why even let those little dormant devils keep you down? Valacyclovir is here to make sure this is no longer a stress in your life. For $15.00 a month, hims will supply you with the hardest working relief so that you can sit back and live your life.