HERPES SIMPLEX, PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH

Today we will talk about the complications herpes causes for pregnancy and childbirth. If you have herpes and you are expecting you need to make sure that you see your doctor and get the necessary work done or your risk giving herpes to your new born baby. Today we will focus on how herpes and pregnancy are not a good combination and how to deal with it. Herpes and pregnancy Herpes can have devastating consequences for your newborn. Herpes is much more complicated than is often perceived to be during pregnancy. With all the good feeling of becoming a mother, the enthusiasm of holding the baby for the first time, the ecstasy of imagining his first cry and what not come a responsibility to keep the child safe and healthy till the delivery. If you have had herpes for quite long time, you must have so many questions in mind regarding the affect herpes can have on you unborn child. If you contracted herpes before you got pregnant, your body has had time to develop antibodies to the virus, protection that you will pass on to your baby. The contagious nature of herpes makes it a real dreaded stigma. Read […]