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Please Read These Powerful Stories of People with Herpes

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SupermansJustice

Hello all. I wanted to share some stories with everyone here so that everyone understands they are not alone in this. I made a petition recently to raise awareness about herpes. It's steadily gaining a lot of support on social media. The MOST powerful thing is reading the stories of people who have been diagnosed. It is heartbreaking to read, but it's also the experience everyone needs to see. People need to understand that the STIGMA is the WORST part of this disease.

If you decide you want to sign the petition (AFTER reading it over), please know that 

PLEASE READ BEFORE SIGNING PETITION:

Please know that you do not need to sign the petition with your real name or e-mail address. Please protect your privacy. Your name is NOT what we need. It is your support that matters. If you do decide to use your real name and e-mail address, please note that if you comment (your name and location will be revealed). If you sign but do not comment, neither the petition creator nor anyone else who signs the petition can see it. However, the petition is on change.org. Please know what you are comfortable with. I wish people wouldn’t cast judgement for supporting a good cause, but that’s the aim of this petition. We aim to change how this condition is perceived. You can absolutely lend your support using a different name and different e-mail address. There is no need or obligation to reveal your true identity. If you have already signed and commented, please feel free to remove it and sign in with your alternate name. Please hang onto your new e-mail for when we post updates! Your help is essential!

https://www.change.org/p/herpes-a-medical-condition-like-any-other-with-the-stigma-unlike-almost-any-other/w?source_location=petition_show

Here are the stories of people with herpes. Here is what they are asking for. Let's help them. Let's help ourselves.

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