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"What I once viewed as a near-death sentence to my love life and identity transformed into a sense of purpose that still guides me today."
Talking to your significant other or sex partner about sexually transmitted infections can be downright scary, but disclosing your status is crucial, according to herpes activists — here’s why.
It's not the news you wanted to hear, but it's reality—and thankfully, you're not alone. Get answers to your top questions straight from an expert.
Herpes is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs), but it can be managed. Here’s what you need to know.
If someone with a cold sore performs oral sex on a partner, can the partner get genital herpes? Get the answer this and other oral herpes questions here.
Take it from someone who’s been there: Disclosing your STI status can be scary, but doing it has tons of advantages.
First of all, don’t panic. Learn just how the herpes virus is transmitted and whether you’re at risk from things like toilet seats and towels.
Find out what it means for prevention and treatment.
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