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When do I get a break?!??!?!?!

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My first OB started on 10/04/12 and my official diagnosis of type 1 GHSV came a few days later. Since then I have had 2 days pain/lesion free. They just keep popping up, I get rid of one and then bam I look and there is a new one! I don't know what to do...:(:(

I have been taking 500mg Valtrex 2x per day and lysine and an immune support complex and I am just not getting an relief. These new lesions are not hurting like the first OB but I don't know if these are seperate OB as when a lesion goes away and new one pops up or if it is just the same OB going on...

I know I should be thankful that I am not in pain this time, but yesterday was a really crappy day and all I really wanted was to cuddle up with my man and be comforted in the best way possible, but no, of course I can't do that. I know it sounds shallow and stupid but I just want this to end.

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