However, you should not hang your hat on one being released just yet.
You should focus on the “Smart Living” approach for managing herpes which is posted elsewhere on this site.
Now that I’ve said that, here are some links to information about herpes vaccines: • Dr.
H.’s paper on vaccines • Center Watch (look for herpes in the list) A.
Standard office blood work may not be type specific and thus would not be the best information.
If it is, in fact, herpes simplex type 2 that causes your infection, then my suggestion is that you ask your partner to have the POCkit blood test for type 2 herpes simplex performed in the physician’s office.
The infected person should be encouraged to use good sense and to not place others at risk when symptoms are obvious.
Infected persons should understand their responsibility to clean infected areas on their bodies well with soap and water and to refrain from contacting common household areas with the infected part of their bodies when active infection is present. There are two issues associated with pregnancy and birth.
The test is not one hundred percent accurate, but it is close enough to give you good information.
This page gives straight-forward answers to many of the top several questions asked by the clients using
These questions will be kept as current as new information surfaces and clients’ needs change.
On the other hand, if the finger that had touched the blister fluid was then used to scratch an itch on the eyelid before being washed with soap and water, for example, the infection could, in fact, be transmitted to the eyelid, and possibly into the eye, if the person scratched hard enough to create a tiny, microscopic tear in the skin.
The chlorine that is in pools, hot tubs, and shower water kills virus. One can find occasional reports of people who claim that they have contracted herpes from a hot tub. Cases of facial herpes have been reported to have been transmitted during rugby playing, presumably because of an infected player transmitting it to other players.