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if you have a red blister that is fluid filled, burns, stings, itches and hurts like a SOB then its quite possible. warm H2O helps w/ the pain but it...
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Suppressive therapy for genital herpes involves taking antiviral drugs every day to keep viral replication in check and makes the recurrence of...
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CO2 treatment on the face should have nothing to do with genital herpes, especially if your herpes is not active. You would need to ask the...
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Genital herpes is spread by genital contact. Oral herpes (cold sores, fever blisters,) is spread by oral contact. Genital-oral contact can cause...
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Unless no one has ever kissed you, and unless you've never had sex, it is possible that you've picked up a herpes virus. Oral herpes, usually caused...
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Genital herpes is painful....VERY painful, since the herpetic virus involves the nerves in this area. Hopefully, your medical provider has given you...
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You catch genital herpes during sex, by contact with someone who has the infection on their skin. You are most likely to catch it if your partner has...
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The short answers are: Yes and yes.If a person with an active cold sore performs oral sex on his or her partner, the partner can develop genital...
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Often it's hard to tell if you have genital herpes by looking. The textbook symptom of genital herpes is a cluster of small fluid-filled blisters...
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HSV-1 and HSV-2 can be found in and released from the sores that the viruses cause, but they also are released between outbreaks from skin that does...
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Oral herpes (fever blisters, cold sores)....yes. Genital herpes.....no. Genital herpes is...
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Not really. Genital herpes is best treated with a prescription anti-viral medication. You can try the l-lysine if you want, but scientific...
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Herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). HSV-type 1 commonly causes fever blisters on the mouth or...
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Yes....a person can have or contract both herpes simplex (cold sore on the lips) AND have genital herpes (type 2) caused by sexual contact.