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Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 39 People

    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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    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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    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 day ago

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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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    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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    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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    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 2 Responses Jun 7, 2012

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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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    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 2 Responses Dec 11, 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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    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 1 Response Aug 1, 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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    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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    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 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 3 Responses Dec 14, 2011

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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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I have HSV-1 and 2 for 2yrs, n I'm crying almost everynight, I hate HSV, I was fed up with discrimination n I thought it the end of my dating life n I will never have a baby...
    harryyang1990 harryyang1990 22-25, M Mar 31

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    i make bad decisions. I feel the repercussions. I have hsv 2 bc 9 years ago I let my co.worker into my apartment and he raped me. this year I kissed a co.worker and now I have hsv...
    latreezey latreezey 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    How do I tell my boyfriend I have HSV2?? We have been in a long distance relationship since June of 2014. We have slept together. I found out 7 months after we slept together I...
    pndcdm0614 pndcdm0614 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Question- Can I receive oral sex from my boyfriend. I have hsv2 my outbreak was on my thigh not my lady parts.
    pndcdm0614 pndcdm0614 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I have such a long story sorry, but I am really struggling with this. I have always had a ridiculous fear of viruses and germs, and was diagnosed with an anxiety disorder. I met...
    Sadkitten8 Sadkitten8 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    The world's leading online community for people living with Herpes (HSV-1, HSV-2) worldwide to seek love, friendship and support.MatchHerpes.com15, 000+ daily active members500...
    leslovingJenny leslovingJenny 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 12

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    The world's leading online community for people living with Herpes (HSV-1, HSV-2) worldwide to seek love, friendship and support. MatchHerpes.com 15, 000+ daily active members...
    leslovingJenny leslovingJenny 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    So this is my first outbreak of genital HSV-1. The bumps are on my labia and rub together whenever I walk. Is there any cream or something I can put on them to make it hurt less?
    tuesdaywed tuesdaywed 18-21, F Mar 27

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    So this is my first outbreak of genital HSV-1. The bumps are on my labia and rub together whenever I walk. Is there any cream or something I can put on them to make it hurt less?
    tuesdaywed tuesdaywed 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    I was diagnosed with genital hsv1. I had been raped and I am only 18 years old. I really need someone to talk to, I am so crushed.
    softballgirl999 softballgirl999 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    Dear friends, I want you to know that you are the same beautiful person that you have always...
    harryyang1990 harryyang1990 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    Naturally, although it is not impossible to get children with herpes, you'll need to take additional precautions. You could have a kid without giving herpes to it, but you as well...
    smitha143 smitha143 26-30, F Apr 15

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    It was September last year got with a girl and a couple nights after our first sexual encounter I noticed red bumps was hoping it was nothing but got tested and came back positive...
    necrothrash necrothrash 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    People have said I have an attractive smile before. I don't think so though. I've been told I "light up" with my smile. Which makes me want to gag. My teeth are very crooked. I...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I've begged for forgiveness asked you to punish me hit me beat me run me over with your car 🚗 but just let it go already. You keep making up stories that are solely in your...
    tommcam tommcam 41-45, M 47 mins ago

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    -Father. Sociopathic. Physically and mentally abusive to both my mother and myself. I lived with him for thirteen years. My current household: -Mother. I live with her now. Was...
    SilencesLullaby SilencesLullaby 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    I know I shouldn't, but I have a major crush on my boss. We talk all the time at work, and have started talking online till late most nights too. I know nothing will happen - he's...
    Toni47 Toni47 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I have made a big mistake , I wrongly used a word that was not at all appropriate . It may have caused hurt , if it did I am truly sorry. I hope you can forgive my poor choice of...
    heavenlyflower123 heavenlyflower123 36-40, F 47 mins ago

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    My Best Friend was murdered on December 26, 2014... They still haven't convicted his killed.. He was the greatest person in my life... I still sleep in his shirt and have his...
    KatieBugg795 KatieBugg795 18-21, F 3 Responses 28 mins ago

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    She got her nail, went to my right leg and dug out something. You can see she dug too much and looks like she went into a layer of skin she shouldn't have. I said about it and she...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I've had 0 friends for a couple years now, it's starting to just get to me and I want to go places but I don't know where to go. Also my family is having money issues which means...
    m4riiam m4riiam 16-17, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I think everyone has in there life. Because I know I have and still there. I want to feel like it but it has been hard for me to come out of it
    mislopez83 mislopez83 31-35, F 2 hrs ago

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    I have a big butt and I'll show you if you send me a pic of a girl's butt.
    harden69 harden69 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    I've found my kin! I can relate to so many experiences you guys have posted here. :D
    RegressionToFetus RegressionToFetus 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    I don't know if people outside of the UK will know who I'm talking about, but I absolutely love Danny Dyer! I have to take a bit of time to prepare myself mentally before I hear...
    BexBaby84 BexBaby84 31-35, F 55 mins ago

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    Schizophrenia. Schizo. Schiz. The crazy. Avoid. Illness that you can catch. Just those words whispering as eyes peer at me makes me squirm. I know I have a problem. Hell, I am a...
    octoberlovely octoberlovely 16-17, F 49 mins ago

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