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hi everybody
nesselove posted:
am a 23 yr old female and i was diagnosed with hsv type 2.. this actually goes back a little bit.. im going to say about a year ago a bump appeared on my skin right where my pantie lines is at but i never paid no mind i just thought it was a hair bump of some sort because it didnt hurt or nothing. sometimes i did question myself cuz it never went away but it never bothered me either so i didnt do anything bout here i am now and about two weeks ago i started talking to this guy we hit if off so we ended up hooking up that same night.. note i am a very sexually active girl...when we first started having sex we didnt use a condom but then afterward we did i know dumb but i guess wen ur in the heat of the moment u really dont think. so then the next few days went by and i started to feel itching burning and a bump that was really sore on the top of my vagina and everytime i touched it really hurt..and the only thought i was having was maybe its just a bad infection so i went to walmart and bought some wipes and a few more days went by and it was getting worse i ended up making me appointment for that following i had time to look the symptoms that i was having and it was pointing toward herpes simplex virus..and yes i broke down in tears but i wasnt in shock because knowing my back ground im lucky i dont have aids...not joking either.. so i went to the doc and she just made it more real that i did have it so of course i balled even more.. its been about 2 weeks and finally my ob is clearing up and im soooo happy or now...everyday is a battle for me now i have so many emotions and worries that i think about.. im so afraid of the worst like being lonely.. the most devasting thing for me is i want children but i cant get over my fear of telling my furture partner i have this disease..well thank u for reading my story and i do feel better that im not alone and all of us can relate to eachothers stories.. so please comment i need some advice on how to be more accepting much love

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