herpes simplex is caused by a virus known as Herpes
STD affects millions of people.
causes painful blisters and sores in and around the
is easily spread.
herpes is generally spread from an infected person to
another by having sex which also includes oral and anal
can be spread even if blisters and sores can not be
seen on the other person.
fluid filled blisters or sores which will burst in 10-21
days to give small, painful ulcers
nodes in the groin area can get enlarged
urination, especially in women
tingling or itching in the genital area
from genitals of males and females
and body aches
you can get cold sores around the mouth
For some people, there may be no symptoms ***
in the yellow pages for support groups or hotlines near
Resource Center 1-800-227-8922
Herpes Hotline 1-919-361-8488
the SkinChoice discussion
forum on herpes for information or to post a question
Herpasil which has an ingredient shown to stop intracellular
infections by up to 100% (can help stop the blisters
from appearing and /or shorten the outbreak)
best prevention is abstinence- don't have sex with multiple
and unknown partners!
if you are sexually active, always use a condom. A condom
is not a 100% guarantee, but does greatly reduce the
risks of contagion.
you think that you might have herpes, stop having sex
until you have been tested.
you do have herpes, you should not have sex when blisters
and sores are present.
honest with your partner about your condition and concerns.
- Oral Herpes (Simplex I) -
in and around mouth and lips
- Genital Herpes (Simplex II) -on or around genitalia
Reduced the 20 h yield of intracellular infection by
up to 100%"
1999 - Researchers and Scientists form Dalhousie University
in Halifax, Canada publish a study with startling
results: A substance isolated from the plant Prunella
Vulgaris is active against Herpes Simplex 1 and 2.
This substance, in laboratory studies, was MORE effective
than the commonly prescribed drug Heparin, and reduced
the 20 h yield of intracellular infection by up to
here to review the article.
begins immediuately upon application
Natural Ingredients include:
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ingredients are then "suspended"
in a base of Bees wax, and almond oil.
isolated substance from the main active ingredient
in this balm has been shown to battle Herpes Simplex
1 and 2, the viruses that cause cold sores and
Genital Herpes! We spent nearly two years developing
this product in conjunction with Dermatologists,
Pharmacists and Universities. It is made in a
special laboratory, exclusively for SkinChoice.
in a soothing balm also containing Melissa Officianalis,
long prized by herpes sufferers for its effectiveness,
this combination of compounds provides IMMEDIATE
relief. If applied to the affected area at the
first signs of an outbreak, it may help significantly
reduce the duration of suffering (normally 1-3
weeks) and if applied at the first sign, may help
stave off the outbreak completely!
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you think you may have herpes, it is best to seek medical
is important to not touch the infected area.
doctor may examine your blisters or look at the cells in
the blisters under a microscope to make a diagnosis
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may be an oral, topical, or intravenous medication.
the most commonly prescribed medication is acyclovir. This
medication only eases the symptoms of herpes and does not
get rid of the actual virus, you'll need to see a doctor
to get a prescription for this.
(painkillers) may help with the pain.
Herpasil by SkinChoice the main active ingredient was
shown to stop intracellular infections by up to 100% (may
help stop the blisters from appearing and /or shorten the
outbreak) it has been shown to be more effective than prescription
medications, requires no doctor visits, and is completely
it is not curable. Herpes does not go away. The virus will
remain in your body forever. However, it is treatable.
is a risk of passing herpes to the baby during a vaginal
delivery. You should consult your doctor to discuss delivery
herpes virus may play a role in development of cervical
cancer. Women should get regular cervical smear
test (Pap Smear) every 1-2 years.