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Q: can u still have kids if u have genetal herpes ?

if u have genital herpes can u still have kids with a person that dont have genital herpes ?     with out the person getting herpes how u can do it to have kids with a person that dosent has herpes but u have herpes ?

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Jerry Kennard, Health Pro
12/17/09 6:43am

There is no reason why you should not have children if you carry the herpes virus. There are certain issues you should be aware of however as this may affect the success of any pregnancy you have. This article on Herpes and Pregnancy should help explain things a little more.

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By laly2009, Community Member— Last Modified: 01/04/11, First Published: 12/16/09