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Judgement from Medical Staff??

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Pomegranitemargaritas

Question to all the ladies out there who have had babies with HSV: did you ever feel any judgement coming from nurses or medical staff regarding your HSV status?

Also, I am HSV2+ and my boyfriend is not. Is there a way to conceive and also guarantee he doesnt get it?

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MiLoBeng

I'm no lady but in my opinion you can have baby when your condition is stable (doesnt OB frequently). Best to consult doctor for best options and sorry to say but there's no guarentee that he wont get it from you. There's always small chance of infection even if you're not having an OB

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