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The Upside Of Herpes Simplex Virus – When One Infection Protects Against Another

“Every cloud has a silver lining” - that’s what people sometimes say. But they are not thinking about HSV at the time. HSV or...

Epidemiology of Herpes Simplex – Herpes Simplex 1 and 2

Epidemiology of Herpes Simplex 1 & 2 HSV; both herpes simplex 1 and 2 are well-distributed globally. A rise in seroprevalence of HSV-2 antibodies has...

Herpes Simplex Facts and Stats: Herpes Simplex 2

Herpes simplex viruses are everywhere. They are host-adapted pathogens that result in various disease states. The virus has types: HSV-1 (herpes simplex virus type...

Because Children Today Have Fewer Cold Sores, They Could Get More Genital Herpes

New science reveals that teens now are less probably to have been exposed to oral herpes or cold sores growing up, and so may...

More on Herpes Virus (HSV Infection) of the Eyes

What are herpes viruses? There are some members of the herpesvirus family. The members include HSV-1 (herpes simplex virus-1) and HSV-2 (herpes simplex virus-2), HZV...

Genital Herpes Facts You Should Be Aware Of

Genital Herpes Facts Genital herpes is a common STD. The disease is a result of the HSV or herpes simplex virus. This article centers on...

Herpes and HIV (with Pregnancy)

In individuals with herpes and HIV, particularly those with weak immune systems, the symptoms of herpes can be more widespread, more aggressive and longer...

Do You Have Herpes Whitlow? New Potential Herpes Simplex Viruses Vaccine

The first herpes simplex viruses or HSV cause cold sores and genital infections, and they’re doubly unpleasant because the virus is carried for life...

A Fast and Comprehensive Guide to Herpetic Whitlow (Whitlow Finger)

A whitlow finger or herpetic whitlow (whitlow finger) is an abscess of the finger’s end caused by HSV or the "cold sore virus.” The...

The Risk with Herpes during Pregnancy

What are the risks my unborn baby faces if I am infected with genital herpes during pregnancy? The biggest fear with pregnancy and having genital...