Dating someone with oral herpes
I just hope I"m one of those people who if I have the virus that I'm immune to it.He only told me cuz I saw this zit on his lip and he assured me its a zit and ofcourse I was scared to kiss him but then he got annoyed that I wouldnt kiss him.I could be entirely off-base here (it wouldn't be the first time, God knows), but perusing your past threads it seems to me that you're constantly looking for issues in your relationship.Are you looking for a reason to break it off, and waiting for the folks at LS to say "yeah, kick his ass to the curb"? Chicken pox is one of 8 distinct strains of the herpes viruses, but the strain that causes chicken pox is entirely different from HSV-1 (oral herpes). Chicken pox is one of 8 distinct strains of the herpes viruses, but the strain that causes chicken pox is entirely different from HSV-1 (oral herpes).I guess I wished he'd be more courteous and tell me as opposed to telling me casually a year later and saying its no big deal, eventhough he knows its contagious.While all this time, we share chapstick and stuff so he could of transmitted the virus to me through a chapstick he's used on his sore before . I hope that works, because that has been my policy with her.
You can get genital herpes by having sex with someone who has it.When he did a herpes test as part of the std screening, it came out negative.He doesnt know whether it's HSV 1 or 2, but seeing that he gets it on his lips and it's since he was a kid, im guessing HSV 1 (oral kind). Please note: The suggestions and advice offered on this web site are opinions only and are not to be used in the place of professional psychological counseling or medical advice.I don't think it is something that is breakup worthy. Here are some basic facts: About 50% of people have oral HSV1 (cold sores) by early adulthood and something like 80% by middle age. Some people don't know they have it, some get a single breakout and then no more.I'm not incredibly familiar with how they are spread but at the very least do not kiss him or let him go down on you when he has a breakout. She had a breakout recently, and she wouldn't kiss me. But I continue to date her because I love her to death. With people who get recurrences, the interval between breakouts tends to get progressively longer and the symptoms less severe so that it becomes less troublesome as time goes on.