Tagged: herpes

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...

Has Jessica Alba Herpes? Is That True?

Has Jessica Alba Herpes? Is That True?

Jessica Alba reportedly got herpes from Derek Jeter. The Captain (of the STD Express) has passed his personal strain off to many women, reportedly. Jessica Alba is beautiful, there is no denying this one....

Herpes, My Friend Is Worried?

Herpes, My Friend Is Worried?

As most of my calls here at ASHA are about genital herpes, I thought I’d clear the air. A close friend of mine who is also a physician and trusted gave me herpes. No...

Everyone Has Oral Herpes?!?

Everyone Has Oral Herpes?!?

The majority of people have herpes simplex virus 1, or oral herpes, according to a new report from the World Health Organization. Almost Everyone Has Herpes, But How Worried Should We Be? But the...