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I Have Hsv

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 41 People

    I just want to share my experience with HSV-1

    because I know what a struggle it is and hopefully I can help someone else get through it. It was almost exactly a year ago and I had started seeing a new guy, we slept together only twice a couple days apart, used protection the first time but it came off and we didn't bother...
    suzyQue2 suzyQue2 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 11, 2013

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    Could There Be?

    Could there be a guy out there who is fat like me, who has a big heart like me, who would understand that I do not wish to have sex while Ifeel bad about myself? who would be happy to cuddle and spend time with me without demanding anything of me that I am not ready to give?Who...
    Basinda Basinda 51-55, F Dec 30, 2010

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    Told you I'd stop using the word.

    So I have it. Someone I trusted gave it to me. Did you know that women are far more likely to contract it than men? It's because we've got so much going on there. Sigh. So what? It's my secret, no one needs to know unless I want them to. I take my vitamins, if I feel funny I...
    mbellz424 mbellz424 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 14, 2014

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    4 Days Ago, I Was Okay

    I am a strong and powerful woman. I am a feminist. I know how to say no. I haven't even had a boyfriend in a few years, though guys have tried. It's Thursday now, and this past Saturday I got drunk. Far too drunk. And I met someone at the bar and he walked me home. Then he said...
    BigDreams21 BigDreams21 18-21 1 Response Sep 27, 2012

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    I have HPV and run the largest group in the

    world for singles with both HPV and HSV. It is not a website and is 100% free it is a group of single only HSV and HPV positive people all over the place. If interested please feel free to message me.
    looking4aknottygirl looking4aknottygirl 36-40, M Sep 3, 2014

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    Just Found Out..

    Hello, I don't even know where to begin. Yesterday I was diagnosed with genital Hsv and I'm still really shocked. I thought it would never happen to me but it did. I just need some support that's why I'm here. This is hard for me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 1, 2013

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    Sad and Depressed

    This time last year I had no idea I had HSV. My partner was having breakouts but thought they were something else. Finally this year I had my first breakout and I told my partner. He said he thought it was herpes so we both got tested, and we both have HSV-2. At first he thought...
    lonelygirl01 lonelygirl01 31-35 3 Responses May 15, 2009

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    How It Happend To Me

    well in 2009 november to be exact i gave birth to my daughter. my fiance and i had a rocky relationship. in may of 2010 we got into a arguement and he went out. all night and didnt come home. went to bars got drunk....to make a long story short i started to get rashes and thought...
    sunflowertear28 sunflowertear28 18-21 6 Responses Dec 15, 2010

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    Life Is Amazing, My Heart Swells With Love And Excitement About My Future

    I have HSV, both kinds, have for just over 10 years, got it my first time from someone who lied and hurt me. but that was 10 years ago, and I am still me! I am happy, I love my life, it is amazing and filled with joy. I love and am loved, I have been very lucky, I have found my...
    giggliousmaximus giggliousmaximus 26-30 1 Response Jun 7, 2011

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    I Have Hsv 1 & 2 ...

    Last year I found out I have HSV 1 & 2. I have been taking Valtrex for the last year and for the most part I am doing ok. This has been an emotional and mental battle for me though. I found out I had HSV after a pretty dramatic event and then found out I got HSV because my...
    princessepiphany princessepiphany 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 7, 2012

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    The First Day Of The Rest Of My Life....again

    Were to begin, well I was married. I married a girl that I was in loved with and thought it was gonna be perfect for the rest of my life. We started having issues shortly after our son was born, I admit I wasn't the best husband, but anyone who has kids knows how new parenting...
    nobleman84 nobleman84 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 6, 2012

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    Just wanted to say that these stories are

    making me feel a lot better. Once I found out I had it, I slipped into depression and was also diagnosed with adjustment disorder. I tried to kill myself, but apparently I can't even do that right because I'm still here. I'm still having trouble with the depression and the...
    DazedAdv DazedAdv 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    I Dont Want To Go On Anymore.

    I just recently discovered that I have HSV. My boyfriend of 4 years, and the father of my child, has completely thrown me under the bus. He tells me that all of this is my fault and that I have ruined his life, although he has not yet been diagnosed. He refuses to go get tested...
    miserable322 miserable322 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 14, 2011

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    The Biggest Mistake Of My Life

    Blog World where to begin, I struggle with my Decisions I've made over the PAST 4 years. I am 23 years old and I was recently diagnosed with HSV 1 and 2. My story is complicated and I believe that there has to be others like me and maybe even my story can touch someones heart...
    thelifeivebeendealt thelifeivebeendealt 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2012

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    Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

    Five years ago I learned that I had HSVII. I was immediately releived because I had been so sick and had no idea why. Now I wasn't lazy, I was sick. My outbreaks come about once every few months and make me very sleepy. I am on daily suppresive therapy...
    luvinjess22 luvinjess22 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2009

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    I am so happy and have had

    such a relief. For months I have been freaking out over hsv1 bc I never knew where it was. But I finally figured it out! It is inside my mouth and not down below! Thank you God! 😊
    Helpmepleaseee22 Helpmepleaseee22 22-25, F Jul 12

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    Relationship Breakdown

    so iv been with my parner for 2years now and all we do is fightt im scard to leave him necause i know no one rlls will have me now we found out he gave me.hsv 3month into are relationship and tbh i think thats the only reson we are still together im just wondering what toda now...
    adelx adelx 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 19, 2012

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    I Need Help

    So I just got diagnosed with hzv2 for the first two weeks it was really hard. But I'm doing good now having opened up. But I have a lot of questions does hzv2 affect people differently? Will it get better with time as my body gets use to the virus? Does stress play a big role in...
    thatslife22 thatslife22 22-25 1 Response Nov 19, 2012

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    For many years I have been misdiagnosed.

    The symptoms were there. Now after a second blood test it is confirmed that I have HSV1&2 Never gave it to my daughter or my husband Take antiviral everyday and now have to live through it
    Asheera123 Asheera123 41-45, F 1 Response May 15

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    once apone a time i would have made a grate friend but that all changed the day fake fiends came. now id rather have animals as friends fellow humans can go **** themselves out...
    Multicolour12 Multicolour12 22-25, F 1 Response 46 mins ago

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    I have klinefelters syndrome abd always desire to become wife or something! Finally i accepted my feeling and to be femboy or sissy in 40 age!
    Widehip Widehip 36-40, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I don't have many friends. I work quite a bit, and usually don't have a lot of free time. I don't tend to talk to many guys due to either their attitudes or they make me...
    malexander564 malexander564 51-55, M 1 hr ago

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    What is size of your butt? I have one hundred twenty sm around!
    Widehip Widehip 36-40, M 1 hr ago

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    Please please please. Don't judge me I have a crush on hoxton from payday
    gamer505 gamer505 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Listen to me please, you reading this right now I know you're going through a very very hard time but you will get better you will get through this, you're growing as a person I...
    Itsgoingtobeokayipromise Itsgoingtobeokayipromise 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    last year i pulled away from so called friends who were bad for me. i basicly have no friends, my fiance n my sons father are like my only friends, and i miss having people to...
    cooper3366 cooper3366 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    Definitely not feeling it lately. I get bouts of depression because my 3 year anniversary would have been August 4th and if we were still together I wouldn't have got herpes. Then...
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    A Story Of My Friend, and I think that will help. A few days ago I went into the woman’s health clinic to get some blood drawn. While my culture for herpes came back positive...
    harryyang1990 harryyang1990 22-25, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have a ? Can you have hsv1 ob on the genitals and mouth at the same time? Because when I have problems down there, they seem to go away..when I get a cold sore... Does those...
    mzunsure mzunsure 26-30 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have a ? Can you have hsv1 ob on the genitals and mouth at the same time? Because when I have problems down there, they seem to go away..when I get a cold sore... Does those...
    mzunsure mzunsure 26-30 3 days ago

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    I got my lab results from my second blood test and it came back positive again. darn. they said hsv1 was 1.9 and hsv2 was .94 does anyone know if these are high numbers or low...
    hellokitty255 hellokitty255 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    so I saw the Dr and did a visual test and sample a culture and she says she saw a lot of yeast but no herpes but she did send me to test for herpes again and also I got my test...
    luna1088 luna1088 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    so again I'm at the Dr office I can't take it anymore I have to know if I was infected with HSV2 I might have been exposed about 4 months ago and ever since then I been having BV...
    luna1088 luna1088 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I found out about a week ago that I have hsv1 and 2. It all started when I went to the dr for what I thought was a UTI. It ended up being chlamydia. After finding out I had...
    hellokitty255 hellokitty255 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    So I don't think I have it below which I haven't ever had anything happen weirdly down there so... Also nurse told me it's not below.... But so I finally kind of hinted what's...
    Helpmepleaseee22 Helpmepleaseee22 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have been thinking about this a lot lately. Every time I read about "disclosure" I get a bad taste in my mouth. It just seems like such a negative term, one that creates a sense...
    Sadkitten8 Sadkitten8 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    I have hsv1 pretty sure it isn't below because nothing honestly resembles a "herpy". Nurse also said below I was supposedly fine. I haven't had an outbreak down there at least. I...
    Helpmepleaseee22 Helpmepleaseee22 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    I wish I knew couples where one has hsv and the other doesnt. Sometimes I feel like it's a deal breaker. Negative thoughts pop up in my head from time to time. Will that ever go...
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Question!!! As most of you know I have hsv 2. However I have a bump almost like a pimple on the back of my thigh and it hurts. I have a bunch of bug bites on my legs and feet but I...
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I got diagnosed with hsv2 4 months ago. I just found out today I have HPV, the high risk for cancer kind. I feel like trash, I'm so scared of getting cancer now.
    Redvelvet58 Redvelvet58 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Bright and early this morning I got up to go and see a naturopath, looking for some more natural remedies. (Which by the way cost me $200 out of pocket- irrelevant but still pissed...
    Sadkitten8 Sadkitten8 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    Why is it so hard for people to accept that I have herpes. Mainly men. If a man were to show interest in me and sat down to tell me he has an std I would be open and understanding...
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 12

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