” We Have a Cold Sore. Does Which Means That I’ve Herpes?”

” We Have a Cold Sore. Does Which Means That I’ve Herpes?”

The bottom line is, yes. But try not to panic — it is a lot more typical it is than you think.

You realize senior superlatives when you look at the yearbook? Most well known, Best Dressed, Class Clown, etc.? OK, imagine if every intimately sent infection or disease(STD/STI) was presented with a superlative, too. Herpes will be named Many mystical — as in, there is a lot of confusion by what the herpes simplex virus really is and exactly how it impacts the human body.

A professor emeritus of medicine at the University of Washington Center for AIDS and STD and former member of the American Sexual Health Association’s board of directors and Dr. Natasha Bhuyan, family physician at One Medical for answers to the biggest questions, we turned to two top experts: H. Continue reading