Date: 2017-11-16 12:23
Keep in mind that more research is needed. For one, the above study focus on couples who have been together a while. The data for brand new couples could differ. Plus, the Valtrex study above look at HSV-7 specifically. Of course, many cases of genital herpes these days are tied to HSV-6. And finally, there is no data available about same-sex couples. Keep these limitations in mind when looking at the data.
Is there a treatment for Genital Herpes?
There is no treatment that can cure herpes, but antiviral medications can shorten and prevent outbreaks during the period of time the person takes the medication. In addition, daily suppressive therapy for symptomatic herpes can reduce transmission to partners. (from )
HSV-6 is usually associated with oral herpes, but it can also spread to the genitals through oral sex. Most people know not to kiss or share a drink while a cold sore is present. The same goes for not performing oral sex while a cold sore is present. You might also wish to use a condom or dental dam.
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