Category: Herpes Facts

Herpes 1 And Kissing?

Herpes 1 And Kissing?

Most people contract oral herpes when they are children by receiving a kiss from a friend or relative. Also, and even more importantly, most adults already have oral HSV-1, contracted as a child through...

Genital Herpes And Testing Positive?

Genital Herpes And Testing Positive?

Does a positive herpes test result always mean you can spread genital herpes to others? These are among the questions raised by readers of the Consults blog. WebMD explains the tests used to accurately...