Herpes The Encounter
Have you been diagnosed or
encounter herpes? If so , then this article would give you facts or getting more information about
herpes. Herpes has two types of virus, the Herpes Simplex Virus
type 1 which appears on the areas around the mouth or lips and the Herpes Simplex Virus type 2 which appears
on the areas around the genitals or anus. Positive Singles
· Herpes Simplex Virus cause a
viral skin condition being known as cold sores which appears on the face, on fingers and on the genital or
· Based on studies one out of three
adults have herpes.
· Being diagnosed with herpes can
cause emotional stress and is often more worse than the condition.
· Cold sores of better known as
oral herpes can be tansmitted to the genital areas through sexual deed such as oral sex.
· There a are temporary over the
counter treatment or medication for temporary relief of herpes.
Ask your doctor or a heathcare professional before taking any of the medication
· Herpes Simplex Virus can be
passed even without the presence of any synmptoms
· Herpes Simplex Virus is a a
chronic and lifelong viral infection.
· Herpes Simplex Virus is a
contagious disease and is usually spread through sexual intercourse, anal and oral sex. It can also be spread
through kissing on an infected partner
· Stress can trigger an outbreak of
· Having genital herpes is not
associated with having cervical cancer
· Having herpes can increas the
risk of being infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
· For people who have genital
herpes sores or blisters are most likely to be infected with HIV during sexual intercouse. It is because when
you develop a sore, the immune system tries to heal it, so there are many immune cells present in that spot.
Those are the cells that HIV infects. If HIV in semen, vaginal fluid, or blood comes in contact with a herpes
lesion and thus the risk for infection is very high.
· Herpes simplex virus symptoms
includes inflamed skin or sex organ, you will feel pain and itching on that area. Blisters appear. Sores
open, scab and then it heals. Swollen glands, fever, headache and painful during urination will also be felt
during an outbreak.
Tips on how to reduce the risk of
· When having sex always protect
yourself by using condom
· If possible, ask your partner
about his or her sexual history or if he or she has been diagnosed with any sexually transmitted
· Avoid multiple sex
· Try not to have sex when you
noticed any sore or his or her genitals
· Avoid kissing or touching on
areas where the sore appears
· Abstain from sex during herpes
· Ask your partner to be tested for
Above all the information,
realize that herpes is common. Do not feel drowned or depressed if you are infected with the
herpes virus because herpes wont kill you but still don't underestimate it as being diagnosed can play with
your emotions. You just have to be extra careful during an outbreak. Bear ni mind you are not herpes you just
encountered herpes. Positive Singles