Posted by Deborah Ottenheimer in Uncategorized on Jan 14, Usually type 1 is found orally and is usually contracted in childhood from exposure to an infected adult through nonsexual contact. It also means that you can give it to a negative partner either orally by kissing or genitally through oral sex. If you do get genital Herpes type 1, there is good news. Firstly, you usually have only one outbreak.
Herpes : I Wanna Know
Herpes is a common STD that any sexually active person can get. Most people with the virus do not have symptoms. It is important to know that even without signs of the disease, it can still spread to sexual partners. Genital herpes is an STD that appears on the sex organs and can be caused by two types of viruses. Genital herpes is common in the United States where about 17 out of people, ages , have genital herpes. Fluids found in a herpes sore carry the virus, and contact with those fluids can cause infection. You can also get herpes from an infected sex partner who does not have a visible sore or who may not know they are infected because the virus can be released through the skin and spread to a sex partner.
Herpes is a very common skin disease. Cold sores and fever blisters are an example of herpes in your mouth. You can find out that you have herpes a few days or as late as years after getting it.