Jump to content
World's Largest Herpes Support Group
Sign in to follow this  
relap113

Recurrence of my herpes

Recommended Posts

relap113

Hi,

Im currently having coldsore and genital herpes, and I dont how i got it, this is the 2nd time it happen, and it harassed me so much, now my wife is pregnant, I dont know if she has been infected...... and Im sure I have no indecent liasons...... it just happen:madd:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
JBnATL

Once you have this, it never goes away. You should find as you grow older your outbreaks will come less often and be shorter in duration.

Make sure your wife gets tested. Even if she does have this she can have a normal delivery. If she does not have it, you may want to consider taking antivirals because they can help prevent transmission by 50%.

Come to the Chat Room, there you will find many nice fellow Herpsters who can offer you their support.

Good luck!

JB

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
relap113

Im taking anti virals now, on my first herpes attack, i only have a cream to apply on the sores, now I have both, the first one is last late 2002, now it recurs again, i dont know what triggers it, even though the sore are healing, im still thinking when I will know that Im safe later on........

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
relap113

until now, i really dont know how i get this virus

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
      68,280
    • Total Posts
      455,775
  • Posts

    • Chicken23
      Kelly bean yes I had an ulcer in my mouth. I know it' unusual but as soon as he had told me that I got it swabbed and it came back positive. Then I had a blood test and that came back positive as well.   Anon222 Thank you it's just incredibly difficult thing to deal with. Especially being such a new thing to me.  It will change things though. I will never rest easy. I will always be worried about getting another one come up, I will have to pay expenses for preventative measures. I will have to tell everyone that wants to kiss me (not that I go around just kissing people but as this is life long never know how many people that may be) so it will be changing a lotg for me. I will never feel comfortable just kissing someone anymore. I will always be worried about passing it onto them. It changes my whole life. I will never be able to kiss a new born baby (If I ever have another child)  I will not be able to do so many things without stress and worry for the rest of my life:( 
    • Anon222
      Hey there Chicken, I agree with what helpme said. Really no one cares about OHSV-1. Not to diminish your feelings but I just want you to know that it’s going to be okay. You honestly don’t have to worry about this at all. As he also said you are now in the MAJORITY of people. Please just go on living your normal life this should not change anything at all! Good luck! 
    • helpme12345
      I know blood test doesn't tell location. I know i have it orally since i had it as a child but i dont have any breakouts at all, the last breakout i remember was inside my lips when i was a kid. Like me my friends and my gf we are all asymptomatic orally. im just worried if the above mention symptoms say i have ghsv1?  and about disclosure im happy to tell. im not scared of it im just worried if i got it in the genitals, although all my doctors say im fine.
    • Hairpees
      I don’t understand this post. You seem highly concerned of having herpes for someone who already tested positive for herpes. Your girlfriend has tested positive for herpes. What more is there to freak out about? Blood tests do not tell you location, are you worried if you break up how you will handle disclosure To someone else? That’s where I’m getting confused. 
    • mconcerned1986
      Tested negative for both 1&2 for western blot. 
×

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.