If you are disheartened about having herpes, it is time for you to realize that you are not alone. The fact is millions and millions of people have herpes in the world. About one in five adults in North America has herpes; in New York City, it is one in four. Carrying the virus does not mean the end of the world. Before you become hopeless, know that there are medicines and herbal therapies to decrease the outbreaks considerably.
Having herpes is the end of the world....is a misconception. Learning to deal with herpes and feel a lot better is easier than you may even imagine. You can enjoy a sex life even if you have herpes. Some basic education and responsiveness can make you feel more at peace. You can achieve an admirable control of the disease and significantly lower the risk of transmitting the infection to your partner. Stay away from sexual activities when you have outbreaks. Well, there is always a chance that your partner can be infected with herpes even there are no outbreaks. You simply need to be careful about what you do and when you do it. Always use a latex contraceptive to avoid transmission. Consult a health care professional, seek advice and live a normal life.
Gone are the days when people with herpes faced difficulties to find a right partner for them. Nowadays there are herpes dating sites that come as a hope. If you are carrying herpes and searching for a partner to mingle, the easiest and the most convenient way to deal with this quest is to join a dependable Herpes dating site. There are free sites as well as paid. These sites give you the chance to upload your profile and search for a partner. The sites come with options and features that make your search easier. Browse the user reviews section. Confirm the privacy feature before you join.
To prevent an outbreak, there are three antiviral treatments. Acyclovir an antiviral medication for herpes has proved to be safe in persons who have used it continuously (daily). Valacyclovir, newer drugs deliver acyclovir more powerfully so that the body absorbs much of the drug. Famciclovir another reputed medicine uses penciclovir as its active component to prevent HSV from replicating. Episodic therapy and Suppressive Therapy too are helpful. The regularity of outbreaks can be controlled through stress management, sufficient rest, nutrition, and proper exercise.Next Article >>>