Jan 5, 2007
is herpes type 2 curable at all? will it ever go away or will i have it forever?
Response from Dr. Frascino
Unfortunately there is currently no cure for this STD. Infected folks usually have periodic outbreaks throughout their life. Treatment can reduce the severity and duration of herpes outbreaks. Please note you are not alone! At least 45 million Americans have genital herpes. (That's about one out of every five people.)
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