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Herpes- How to accept yourself?
math13pumas posted:
It's been over 3 years since I had herpes and have not told anyone, friends, parents or my recent girlfriend. because i feel that I could be pointed at or perhaps rejected. I kept it to myself and don't know who to talk to about it withouth feeling bad about it. I
abe648 responded:
Are you sexually active with your gf. If so then she should be told that you have HSV 2 genitally as she has a right to know about this. If you are not sexually active then she still needs to know if you want this relationship to be more than just dating.

To learn how to tell a partner go to thetop of this page and search "Telling Partner " and you should get all types of posts on how to tell a partner.
Abe ...I am not a medical professional. Read the Herpes Handbook, Watch the Video and Terri Warren's book is availible umder the Heading Herpes at

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