Jump to content
World's Largest Herpes Support Group
Sign in to follow this  
Full of Life

2nd OB

Recommended Posts

Full of Life

My first outbreak was in early November, and I've tried to convince myself that I have type 1 (the swab was unable to type) because the guy I'm with has a history of cold sores (which I obviously didn't know about). But now...since I'm paranoid and look all the time, I can see the tiniest clear bumps...probably about 3 of them, and I think they have since popped. The normal person would only notice that I'm slightly swollen on that side because you have to look so hard to see the bumps. I'm wondering if sex can trigger a type 1 recurrence or if type 1 generally doesn't come back regardless of things like sex, diet, stress etc. I'm really worried I have type 2 now. Not to mention how fantastic it is that this is recurring over Christmas. Any thoughts or experiences would help.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

Advertisement

Try a Lysine supplement for cold sores

  • The Hive is Thriving!

    • Total Topics
      68,819
    • Total Posts
      460,222
  • Posts

×

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.