Residing (and dating) with herpes as I knew it…“ I thought it was the end of my life”

Residing (and dating) with herpes as I knew it…“ I thought it was the end of my life”

I am maybe maybe maybe not spiritual at all, We’d describe myself being an atheist, but once aged 21 We began sores that are getting my penis, I must have prayed 50 times each and every day it could be one thing apart from herpes.

We felt shame that is such i believe that’s simply because no body generally seems to speak about it. It’s strange there is such a giant stigma you consider two-thirds of the world’s population under-50 have the HSV-1 type of herpes around it- especially when. This type generally speaking seems as cool sores around the mouth area but it are passed to your genitals through epidermis on epidermis contact (which will be becoming an even more way that is common of vaginal herpes).

I googled my symptoms and scared myself silly before I was officially diagnosed.

According to my internet research we diagnosed myself with herpes – and reading articles and discussion boards filled with false information made me feel as I knew it like it was the end of my life.Continue reading