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the herpes handbook
betsyo1967 posted:
this is a free and updated resource to learn more about herpes , how to treat it, how to reduce transmission to a partner as well as how to get properly tested. there is also an entire chapter on pregnancy too.
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livenia responded:
just found out that i have herpes. I told my mate. He said that he went to get tested and his results came back negative. We have been sleeping together unprotected for nine months. Is that possible?
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Hi Livenia,

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jellytots responded:
Thank you, this is probably the most helpful and none scary thing i've ever read.
Sooki7 replied to livenia's response:
How did you make out?
Marinoni responded:

This link says one take Acyclovir 800 twice a day for 2 days when it is in fact, 800 x 3 x 2

betsyo1967 replied to Marinoni's response:
that's a really old copy of it. is the link you want to be clicking on.
Talking about std testing is NORMAL and something we all should be doing EVERY TIME before we have sex with a new partner :)

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just want somebody else out there that i could talk to i have had herpes for 8 years and i have some questions, if someone would please ... More
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