Herpes dating success stories
I was still uncomfortable about bringing up the subject, but now I didn't have much of a choice.
Genital herpes is a contagious viral infection that remains permanently in the nerve cells.
I knew enough about sexually transmitted diseases to know that I had herpes, but I didn't know exactly what to do.
As I sat in the college health center waiting to see a doctor, I watched my very short-lived social life drift by.
(At the time, many doctors and other health care providers believed this to be the case, although a number of research studies had already suggested otherwise.) So, I decided to keep quiet.
For three years, I had a boyfriend who never knew I had herpes.