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Herpes and Pregnancy, Can my Unborn Baby Get Herpes?

There are many expectant mothers who are afraid of having their unborn babies be infected with herpes. It is mostly because of the fatal effects that this infection can do to the baby. It is just right that they should be careful about passing herpes to their unborn child, but they don’t have to be overly worried about it. Let us first take a look at genital herpes, and what is the relationship between pregnancy and herpes? There are two types of herpes simplex virus; this is the virus that Continue Reading

Can I Get Herpes from Giving or Receiving Blow Job?

The HSV or herpes simplex virus is the main cause for genital herpes infection. HSV is classified into 2 categories but both of them can cause the STD known as genital herpes. Fever blisters or a cold sore on the lips is an infection that is caused by HSV type 1. However, this virus can also infect the genital region and create sores in that area. Genital herpes is commonly caused by HSV type 2, but the mouth can also be infected by this virus through an unprotected oral sex such as giving a Continue Reading