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Oral HerpesThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

Is oral herpes a sign of HIV infection. About seven weeks after a possible exposure, I got a sore on my lip. Is this typical of infection?...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.Oral herpes (also known as "cold sores" or "fever blisters"), are a totallydifferent infection than HIV. Oral herpes is transmitted primarily throughkissing, and sometimes by giving oral sex to a... Read more »

Please help experts! I'm so worried after a body to body massage

Dear experts, I had a man-man body to body massage a month ago. Both I and the therapist were naked... Read more »

HIV risk from oral sex when you have Herpes, "Herpes via oral sex"

I (male) got herpes 1 and 2 via having oral with a pro. Used a condom during oral too. Did not... Read more »
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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

What Is Herpes? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Herpes? Herpes simplex refers to a group of viruses that infect humans. Like herpes zoster (shingles, see Fact... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Herpes Vaccine for Women Being Tested

About 7,500 women are being recruited at sites across the country to participate in the Herpevac Trial for Women. "It is an important area because one out of four women in the [United States] develop genital herpes," as do one out of five males,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vaccine Sharply Cuts Risk of Shingles in Seniors, Study Finds

A Kaiser Permanente study of Zostavax shows the vaccine against herpes zoster can reduce the incidence of painful shingles outbreaks by 55 percent, even in the oldest populations. The varicella zoster virus causes chickenpox and shingles, and can... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Genital Herpes

What is genital herpes? How common is genital herpes? How do people get genital herpes? What are the signs and symptoms of genital herpes? What are the complications of genital herpes? How is genital herpes diagnosed? Is there a... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
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leyendo los posts anteriores encontre uno en que respondes que el herpes alarga el periodo ventana. Tuve una relacion con prostituta y me detectaron herpes pero me realize elisas de segunda generacion a la semana 3 y tres dias y otro a la... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hola janis.
Tew comento que fui finalmente al urlogo y me dijo que en el pene no tengo nada, quiz una micosis. De todas maneras me diagnostic una penescopia para mediados de enero: Le peregunt sobre posibilidades de herpes, y med ijo que a simple... Read more »

Co-infection Herpes and HIV

Posted by tphk, 1 Reply
Hi,
I am in China. Male 40yo.
I went to a massage parlour and had sex there. I used a condom but I have been infected with herpes (primo infection). I have a lesion on the scrotum.
For it looks I was not protected enough, is it possible that I am also... Read more »

a little worried about herpes exposure.

Posted by mmfsm, 1 Reply
i had a one night stand with condom, , i french kised her, and suddenly in noticed a single red bump near her genital area, no clear liquid or white head just red, i freaked out tried to question her got offended and that wa that,

how long till i... Read more »