The chance of transmitting from the mom to the infant highest (30 -50 %) at delivery i for girls who acquire genital herpes (main herpes illness) near the time of delivery (within 6 weeks). My first thought when I had this was – who is ever going to want me now? I’m just curious to know some opinions on this. @VVK I feel I have made many intelligent points, as have you, and I’m sorry you have taken offense to what is an interesting debate from my perspective. I recently tested positive for HSV 1. Why? It doesn’t matter how “small” or insignificant you think the condition is, your sexual partner has the right to know and the right to decide how to proceed.
Hmmm. I was kind of hoping more people would respond to this post before I did but here we go. Florida requires you to disclose that you have genital herpes but makes no mention of whether it’s HSV-1 or HSV-2 nor does it require that you have oral herpes. Hi all… i was recently tested and came back positive for oral herpes aka HSV-1. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Dear Amy: I recently found out that my partner of two years has herpes and has transmitted it to me.
Robin Williams was sued for passing along the herpes virus, and he ended up settling out of court. Hey everyone, So bear with my long story but I just broke it off with a guy I was dating for two months and yes I had unprotected sex. I disclosed to a guy I had been talking to from a site since the summer time. Dear Amy: I recently found out that my partner of two years has herpes and has transmitted it to me. I’ve been diagnosed for a long time. Hi everyone, I was wondering what your experience was with post-disclosure waiting time. Concern is HSV-2 to him orally and do I tell him now??
First of all – No you are 100% not a bad person. You are correct, most people do not disclose prior to kissing. I was diagnosed with genital HSV1 2 years ago & had not had an outbreak since then. Last year I published a post called “Ethical Responsibility,” and it has been one of the top viewed posts since. I’m so sorry this is a tough time for you but it really does ease a bit as time goes by. I have some surprising news for my homosexual ERV readers: In the state of Florida, youre all virgins! HSV-2 biomarkers are often used in adolescent sub-Saharan HIV prevention studies, but evaluations of test performance and disclosure outcomes are rare in the published literature.
Self-report of sexual behavior among adolescents is notoriously inconsistent, yet such measures are commonly used as outcomes for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention intervention trials. Hello all, First of all I have to say what a great site. I was hooking up with someone recently and told him I carry HSV-1 because I didn’t know if we were gonna end up having sex. The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released a report with information that many of us—but certainly not enough—already knew: having herpes is very common. This is a short preview of the document. Consider this scenario: Your girlfriend has a cold sore, or even just the invisible beginnings of one, and performs oral sex on you. Herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections are common and usually more cosmetically or socially distressing for patients than they are medically dangerous.
HSV-2 biomarkers are often used in adolescent sub-Saharan HIV prevention studies, but evaluations of test performance and disclosure outcomes are rare in the published literature. Having herpes yourself I’m sure you know how big of deal it is. Apparently most of us will have HSV-1 by the time we are in our sixties; it is easily passed orally from kissing. The House on Thursday struck down an Obama-era regulation that could block some recipients of disability benefits from buying guns. About 3 years ago I found out I have HSV-1. I’m probably going to get a lot of mixed reactions with this question, but I think it’s a fair question. Which is why I think the stigma surrounding “genital herpes” is illogical especially when people don’t seem to care about oral HSV1.
Hi, if a person have hsv1 genital would you want to know before having sex with them? Hey, Dolly, I’m not going to chop your head off, don’t worry. If you have HSV-1, do you make a practice of informing people of that before kissing them? Hi Doctor, I was recently diagnosed with genital hsv-1. I understand your predicament completely. Hello! Sorry if this has been tackled before, but I can’t seem to find good advice.