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CourageousInDarkness

26/m TN

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CourageousInDarkness

Hey whats goin on. 26/m from TN, just diagnosed about a week ago. My spirits are high and my faith is strong, but physically I am in pain. Seems to be getting better the farther into my medicine regimen I get. Anyone else in the Nashville area? It's comforting knowing there are so many others out there dealing with the same issues.

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JBnATL

There are many people from the middle TN area who come here. Stick around and you may meet a few.

Come to the "Chat Room" and you will meet many nice fellow Herpsters who can offer you their support.

Good luck!

JB

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Bright Side

I'm from the south! Not quite TN but you're not alone. I'm 26 too. I hope you start feeling better, it seems like you're handling things well from your post.

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CourageousInDarkness

Yeh life is still good :) Just gotta ride the currents, fightin them will just wear you out. Hope everything is going well for you

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Shadowy Figure

You'll probably have better luck in an area like that. I'm from east tenn and I can't really find anyone.

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CourageousInDarkness

Good ol East TN. Worked for about 2 months back in the summer in Crab Orchard up on the plateau. Not too far east, but definately east of Nashville. Where in east TN are you?

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Shadowy Figure

I'm near knoxville, I'm 50 minutes north of chattanooga, near nc.

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completelynotsure

I am from Nashville. 29/M. I am not completely sure if I have it or not.. my possible exposure to it was about 5 months ago - I took a blood test a few weeks ago, and it came back negative for both HSV1 and HSV2. However, I believe I might be going through a OB right now. I have a appointment tomorrow morning to have the doctor look at it AND get a Western Blot blood test to have it confirmed for sure or not.

I am am pretty bummed about this whole thing... I can't imagine bringing this up to someone I am interested in dating/marrying. I also am a virgin (have been waiting for marriage- which has been a hard enough feat to do..) so it has been quite a bit for me to handle, knowing that this really puts a damper on things.

At this point I am trying to stay positive. Which has really been kinda hard...

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Shadowy Figure

i really really hope u have syphlis or clamidia.. wow never thought id say that sentence as a means of showing support lol. it might be somethin else, i hope u are lucky man.

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Dee1985

Corageous - It is awesome that you are so positive! It does get better, I only had one OB - I thought it was so painful even though it was just one bump. I just let it ride out, and I haven't had a breakout since - its been a year:)

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CourageousInDarkness

Nice, I lived in the boro for about a year. Haven't been there in awhile. You go to school there?

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