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Which Natural Treatments Work Best for Herpes?
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Which Natural Treatments Work Best for Herpes?

Many people all over the world have been diagnosed with herpes. If you have herpes, you are likely wondering what the best natural treatment that will work best to treat the symptoms. Herpes, or to use its full name, the herpes simplex virus, is a virus that causes contagious sores. These sores are usually found…

How likely am I to get herpes if my partner has it?
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How likely am I to get herpes if my partner has it?

Herpes is highly contagious. That said, one should bear in mind that there are 2 types of herpes. Herpes is named the herpes simplex virus. It is made up of type 1, HSV-1. It also has type 2, HSV-2. This strain – type 1 – is usually responsible for oral herpes, or cold sores and…

Can I give HSV or Herpes to myself?
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Can I Spread HSV-1 to Myself?

If you suffer from painful and unsightly cold sores or fever blisters, it is highly likely that you have the Herpes Simplex Virus. This virus has two forms – HSV-1 and HSV-2. Cold sores and fever blisters are the result of HSV-1. While they may develop when you are ill with a cold or flu,…

help my herpes is getting worse
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My Herpes Outbreak is Getting Worse

Having a herpes outbreak can be both painful and embarrassing. After diagnosis, you may have been told that your outbreaks should lessen in severity as time passes. While this is true for some people, each person is different and each person will react in a different way to the virus.  If your herpes outbreak is…

Do I Have Herpes or HPV?
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Do I Have Herpes or HPV?

Human Papillomavirus is also written as HPV. It is similar to Herpes in that they both can be sexually transmitted. They are also both a virus. The two viruses have similar symptoms which can lead to confusion.   Both can cause genital lesions, which are sores that can lead to an ulcer. While they are…

What Does a Herpes Sore Look Like?
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What Does a Herpes Sore Look Like?

It is possible that you have the herpes virus. Statistics from WHO show that roughly 67% of adults worldwide have the virus that causes oral herpes. It is also noted that approximately 418 million adults under the age of 50 have genital herpes. Considering these high statistics, it is interesting to note that there are…

What is the Longest a Herpes Outbreak Can Last?
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What is the Longest a Herpes Outbreak Can Last?

If you think of the word herpes, you will likely think of a cold sore or a fever blister around your mouth. These are uncomfortable and can cause acute embarrassment and distress. When you are in the grip of a herpes outbreak, you are most likely thinking how long the discomfort and pain will last….

Does Herpes Go Away?
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Does Herpes Go Away?

When you have painful fever blisters and cold sores around your mouth, you may be wondering if herpes or cold sores ever go away. A cold sore or a fever blister is, at worst, unbelievably painful, and at its mildest, uncomfortable and embarrassing. How Long Does It Last?  An outbreak of the symptoms lasts anywhere…

What’s the Worst That Could Happen with Herpes?
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What’s the Worst That Could Happen with Herpes?

You’ve been diagnosed with herpes, either type 1 or type 2. You’ve had cold sore and fever blister outbreaks every so often. It’s likely you aren’t feeling too great. You’ve also been told by your doctor that the herpes virus stays with you for life. Now you are wondering what’s the worst that can happen…

Herpes & Cold Sores – Enjoy a Healthy Sex Life
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Herpes & Cold Sores – Enjoy a Healthy Sex Life

Are you concerned about your sex life because you have herpes and cold sores? If you’ve been to the doctor and he or she has diagnosed herpes, you are not alone. Research from the CDC indicates that a sixth of the population in the USA alone have genital herpes. Where Does Herpes Originate?    One of…