Herpes Dr. Tom answers questions about Herpes Type 1 and Herpes Type 2. Are we just re-infecting each other? According to your other answers I have read, unprotected sex between two married infected partners should not be a big concern. Please, please tell me what these bumps could be. I (male) have genital herpes. Please feel to post any herpes related questions, EXCEPT for ones asking for a visual diagnosis. A couple of questions with genital hsv 2. If I have genital herpes doesn’t that mean the virus is lodged in the base of my spine and I wouldn’t virally shed from any other location other than my genitals? I’m calling my doctor to ask him some questions, too, but I’d love to know if anyone has ever heard of that. Please feel to post any herpes related questions, EXCEPT for ones asking for a visual diagnosis. Questions for mismatched couples out there where one has HSV1 and the other doesn’t (self. We think her positive test result is from oral herpes when she was a child.
If I have never had oral herpes, or even a coldsore, but do have herpes 1 & 2, can I give HIM herpes just by going down on him?? Do we shed through our mouths or something? I’m sorry if this is a silly question, but I don’t know. Re: Read Happy Couples Board & now have questions please. I live in a non-sexual relationship with someone who has herpes. Am I at risk of catching herpes from the swimming pool hot tub toilet seat shared towel etc?. Please describe the medications available. Do I need to take them all the time or just when I get an outbreak?. I have a couple questions about HSV. My girlfriend and I both have HSV-1. Please leave a comment to let us know if this answers your question or if you need more information.
Herpes. Do you have a question about herpes that you’d like to ask our experts? Please note that not all questions will be selected. I was in a serious relationship for two years with this guy but out of anger I let another guy perform oral sex on me. If me and my partner have HSV-2 can we give each other oral sex? We’re always happy to hear from you, so please send us your question. Since this is a monogamous relationship, do we need to use any protection for genital or oral sex? I understand that we both have antibodies for 1 and 2 so I don’t believe we can reinfect each other. My question is: if we both already have herpes 1 & 2 can we a) re-infect each other or b) cause either of us to have more outbreaks? Also, can we spread the virus to other locations on our own bodies?. We’re always happy to hear from you, so please send us your question.
Read Happy Couples Thread & Now Have Questions Please
Couples come to different kinds of peace with herpes. Many women and men with herpes have had several partners, have gotten married, and/or have had healthy children, some by C-section and some by vaginal delivery. We’re always happy to hear from you, so please send us your question. QUESTION: Is it possible to get herpes if your partner gives you oral sex while having a cold sore? ANSWER: Yes. Tell your sex partners that you have Chlamydia so they can be tested and treated, if necessary. Contact us with Questions. Herpes virus is spread by close personal contact, such as kissing or sexual intercourse. Some couples, who have sexual relations only with each other, may choose not to use condoms even though one partner has herpes. Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition. As such, I just had a few questions as we are a discordant couple. He has had hsv 2 for 4 years now, always gets his outbreaks in the same area (on the tip of the penis) and gets an breakout once a year since the primary outbreak. You have two more questions to ask, please feel free. Terri. Dr. Northrup answers your questions. So please relax and let your babyand your immunityknow that you trust yourself to be safe! Q: Should I tell past partners I tested positive for herpes if I’ve never had symptoms? Please discuss the implications of screening susceptible partners for HSV prior to initiating therapy of the source partner with valacyclovir.
MedHelp’s Herpes Help Forum. This forum is for help, questions and support regarding Herpes. Very nervous about the possibility of herpes PLEASE HELP. Studies on discordant couples show that viral transmission can be reduced with condoms, antiviral herpes medications, practicing abstinence when symptoms are present, and patient education. I have a question my girlfriend has herpes 2 I’ve done reading got tested checked out clean but yesterday we were making out and I noticed she had wat looked like a bit of blood on her lips although she was wearing red lipstick at the time and maybe I’m just over thinking but my question if I did ingest a bit of her blood can the virus still be passed on? I. Common questions about sexually transmitted disease. Some types of STDs are Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis, Herpes, HPV and HIV. Have fewer partners. The more people you have sex with, the greater your chances of getting an STD. To submit a request, please contact: Web Management Team. I have a couple of questions that I hope somebody can answer and help me out. Sending you and your boyfriend heartfelt thoughts for a continued healing, and please feel free to share this site with his family as well, because so often caregivers feel so alone.