Category: Herpes Facts

How Long Before Herpes Shows Up?

How Long Before Herpes Shows Up?

Genital herpes infection is common in the United States. Approximately half of patients who recognize recurrences have prodromal symptoms, such as mild tingling or shooting pains in the legs, hips or buttocks, which occur...

Does Herpes Have A Cure?

Does Herpes Have A Cure?

Nationwide, 15.5 of persons aged 14 to 49 years have HSV-2 infection. Transmission most commonly occurs from an infected partner who does not have visible sores and who may not know that he or...

Herpes Stds And The Law/suing?

Herpes Stds And The Law/suing?

Most lawsuits over sexually transmitted diseases fall under tort law. Recently, NFL quarterback Michael Vick was sued by Sonya Elliot, a 26 year-old Georgia woman who claimed the football player had infected her with...