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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

What Is Herpes? Herpes simplex refers to a group of viruses that infect humans. Like herpes zoster (shingles, see Fact Sheet 509 ), herpes simplex causes painful skin eruptions. Itching and tingling are usually the first signs, followed by a blister that breaks open. The infection stays dormant in nerve cells. This is called "latency." However, it can become active again with no warning. Herpes can be active without symptoms or visible signs....
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East of Asia and still concern "resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum"

May 3, 2008 Dr Bob , I know you might not reply me but please at least gimme your foundation full account number to donate my share, as I cant get my Master card back and keep my promise. My last post was "Critical condition..." Dr,after...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,You comment: "Dr. I must say all these symptoms just suggest HIV . . . ." Hmm . . . apparently you have chosen to completely ignore my previous assessment of your problem as well as my suggestions. See below. Why resubmit essentially... Read more »

Insurance formes versus Pre-employment forms

A question for Pre-employment.When you have a pre-employment physical done and you don't disclose your diagnose, can this cause problems on your actual insurance paperwork? Do the two interconnect? I know they usually ask your health history...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
The purpose of a pre-employment physical is determining whether you are minimally fit to do the job. Can you fulfill the essential functions of the job? Can you fog a mirror? Then you have no obligation to disclose your diagnosis during a... Read more »

herpes scare

following a 2 sec sexual exposeure with a woman(which burned)I have had a red rash on underside of my penis (following urithra) for two months, and red rash on genitals they are also "sweaty". also having mild discomfort after urinating...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Your best bet is to see a doctor while you are experiencing your symptoms. It is too difficult to guess what is going on with you.RMK... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.Because Herpes and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD's) are nottransmitted through toilet seats, and other forms of casual contact, youdon't need to take any precautions. You are not at risk of... Read more »
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alopecia areata and herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello,
A couple of years ago, I started noticing patches of hair on my face disappearing. Later I realized it is called Alopecia Areata. Also, I found out that I have herpes. 2 years have past since then and I feel fine, although I have been getting... Read more »

uh oh.....plz not herpes :(

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Three weeks ago I had sex with a woman. I used a condom. For days after the sex my balls were red and tingly. Now I am experiencing flu-like symptoms...fatigue/sore throat/muscle aches/joint pain....especially in the legs. Worst of all.....there... Read more »

Any herpes survivors out there??

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I hope someone is patient enough to bare with me.. I need some guidance from others with herpes. I was diagnosed with hereps 3 years ago. the catch is that when diagnosed i had a pinch size soar and was to small to culture. I had a standard blood... Read more »

Razor burn OR herpes?

Posted by sadface, 3 Replies
Ok girls, I need some advice because I am a major WW. My guy friend and myself engaged in intercourse. We were both tested prior for Hiv..negative. Anyways, I shaved down there the day of the encounter..now I have red little bumps on both sides.... Read more »