living with herpes

GENITAL HERPES CURING TIME

What is Genital Herpes? “How to cure genital herpes” or “is there any way available for genital herpes cure”- these questions might be undoubtedly bothering you. But, before thinking about all these things, you should at first know about the disease and its causes. Genital herpes is a highly contagious and sexually transmitted disease caused by Herpes Simplex Virus. About 16% of the population in the United States is infected by either HSV-1 or HSV-2. Among the infected population around 80% have genital herpes. So ideally, every sixth person in America is infected by this virus and is not aware of the infection because the virus shows no symptoms after entering the body. It goes to “sleep” mode and then “activates” only after 6-10 days or 2 weeks or months or even years. The initial symptoms of herpes are usually mistaken for “joke itch” because it is mild with no significant outbreaks. It is advised to get diagnosed for HSV infections in the early stage itself. Being diagnosed with herpes for the first time, could be painful as well as agonizing for the patient, but it could be controlled over time with proper treatments and medications. the questions come in mind […]