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The news feed includes articles with Herpes as a keyword, including Genital Herpes, Oral Herpes, Cold Sores, Varicella Zoster Virus (Chicken Pox and Shingles), and other forms of Herpes in Humans, Animals, and fish.

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Oral herpes is usually caused by HSV-1. The highest incidence of first infection occurs between 6 months and 3 years of age. The incidence in children varies among regions and countries, with the highest rates occurring in crowded and unsanitary regions. [...]
Sat, Apr 19, 2014
Source: Herpes News
One of the most common questions asked of doctors who treat genital herpes comes from couples in which one partner is infected with the virus and the other is not. How, they ask, can they have a relationship without passing on this sexually transmitted ... [...]
Mon, Mar 24, 2014
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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sixteen percent of Americans have genital herpes. Caused by the herpes simplex virus, genital herpes causes blisters to form in the effected area. The blisters eventually open, leaving behind ... [...]
Tue, Jan 14, 2014
Source: Herpes News
Studies show that genital herpes simplex virus is common. In the United States, one out of five of the total adolescent and adult population are infected with herpes simplex virus. There are two types of herpes simplex viruses (HSV). HSV type 2 is the one ... [...]
Tue, Dec 10, 2013
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When it comes to sexual health, the virus that causes those tingling blisters and angry sores of genital herpes is often the most reviled and feared. Most cases of genital herpes in humans are caused by the herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2), which affects ... [...]
Mon, Mar 18, 2013
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In order to diagnose herpes, one needs to have basic information about herpes and its symptoms. Here are a few points on how herpes is diagnosed and how to catch potential symptoms early on. • Presence of genital sores is the first thing to check for ... [...]
Fri, Jun 17, 2011
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April 12, 2011 -- Even if they don't show any sign of infection, people carrying the genital herpes virus can infect a sex partner 10% of the time. The finding comes from a large study that collected daily genital swabs from nearly 500 people infected with ... [...]
Tue, Apr 12, 2011
Source: Herpes News
Herpes is a medical condition caused by the herpes simplex virus. Photo Credit Virus image by Denis Makarov from Fotolia.com Herpes simplex virus is the causative agent for herpes infections. Oral herpes is caused by ... [...]
Sat, Jul 24, 2010
Source: Herpes News
WASHINGTON, March 9 (Reuters) - About 16 percent of Americans between the ages of 14 and 49 are infected with genital herpes, making it one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases, U.S. health officials said on Tuesday. Black women had the highest ... [...]
Tue, Mar 09, 2010
Source: Herpes News
THE herpes viruses, among the most ubiquitous, persistent and resistant of infectious organisms, are fast gaining notoriety as a cause of human ills. Indeed, every species of animal seems to have evolved with its own contingent of disease-causing herpes ... [...]
Mon, May 03, 1982
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