I have Herpes 2. I have only had this for one year, but have not had any outbreaks to use the anti viral meds daily…so at this point I am taking them daily as I am dating a man who is negative for the virus. I just don't know how quickly it helps the body. So after how long can we have safer sex with condoms?
Learning you have genital herpes can be devastating. When someone is first diagnosed, the thought of dating with herpes can fill them with horrible anxiety. They may wonder if they will ever find love again. Why is dating with herpes so stressful?
Just tell your own success story like I did. By paying it forward, you'll help someone connect to your experience. What is your Herpes Success Story? Do you have a great story about living happily and healthy with Herpes?
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