Herpes

How Bad Really Is Herpes For Women?

How Bad Really Is Herpes For Women?

For some people, though, it’s a really awful, symptomatic, recurrent thing, Dr. Marrazzo says. Really common. Many women living with herpes give birth to healthy babies. I have some very basic knowledge about the...

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...