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Sharing everyday items while having genital herpes...
ashamed26 posted:
If i have genital herpes can I still share water,juices,food n utensils(after I've eaten off of them) w/my kids n husband??
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auntymoy responded:
genital herpes is only spread by sex, not any other way!! not by household contact, not by sharing cups or bathroom. only sexual contact
ashamed26 replied to auntymoy's response:
Thank U...I'm new to this n I have so many different emotions n worries goin on:(
Lainey_WebMD_Staff replied to ashamed26's response:
Hi Ashamed 26,

Keep asking questions. Some members feel just like you at first. I've replied to a few of your questions. Did you read the Herpes Handbook yet?

Soft hugs,

The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth. John F. Kennedy
mySunny1 replied to Lainey_WebMD_Staff's response:
Hi Lainey,

where I can get the Herpes handbook?
Can I get it online?
betsyo1967 replied to mySunny1's response:
google it or it's in our resource section here on the forum.
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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