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juannette posted:
I have hsv1 my partner knows but because of my situation we are more comfortable with oral is it ok to go down on him having hsv1? I have never had a breakout I found out a year ago.... is it ok to try anal? I feel I'm doing Whats right but would like to know if I should not perform oral sex on him even if I am not breaking out?????
abe648 responded:
Even with HSV 1 you could still pass HSV 1 to him genitally as well as anally. If you are doing only oral than why not get yourself some flavored condoms and put those on so he gets what he wants.

The ob's from genital HSV 1 are only one ob after the first in the first year and then on average one ob every other year after that. So not a lot of ob's. He could get tested and if he also has HSV 1 then he would allready have the HSV 1 antibodies in his body and his risk is lower of getting it genitally.
Abe ... Read more in the Herpes Handbook. Watch the Herpes Video and Terri Warren's book The Good News about the Bad News. All located under the heading Herpes at

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