Your doctor may suspect that you have genital herpes based on your sexual history, your symptoms and the results of your physical examination. Your doctor may want to confirm the diagnosis by scraping the affected skin area for laboratory testing. Because people who have one type of STD are at risk of others, your doctor may wish to test for other STDs, such as syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomoniasis and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
The HSV infection...Read more
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1. Practice good hygiene. Keep your body clean, wash your hands frequently and try to avoid touching the sores. 2. Take salt baths. This method can... Read more »
Herpes is not a medical condition typically associated with diet; however, outbreaks of this painful virus have been linked to two amino acids. While... Read more »