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HC Support Forum

    1. Attention all Members (announcements)
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      What's New & What's Happening in the HC Community
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      Latest: TGIF!!!!!!! Bostonchick12, Jul 17, 2015
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    1. How to Post & Troubleshooting
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      Please do not post HERPES questions or experiences in this area, thanks :)
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      Latest: HSV2 freedom123, Jul 30, 2015 at 10:26 AM
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    2. Feedback & Suggestions
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      Please tell us what you think about our support forums. Do you have something you would like to see added?
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      Latest: Chat Room Dreamer10, Jun 16, 2015
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    1. Just signed up? Say hello here!
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      If you are new to our Herpes Support Forum please introduce yourself! We would love to meet you. Introductions only please, if you have a specific question please post it in the appropriate area.
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      Latest: Newly diagnosed Kell260, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:33 AM
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    2. Newly Diagnosed
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      A herpes or cold sore diagnosis can sometimes come as a shock. Share your feelings or ask questions here.
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    3. Personal Experience with Herpes
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      How has herpes or cold sores affected your life? Share your experience with us for support and encouragement.
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      Latest: Does anybody feel the same? WilsoInAus, Jul 31, 2015 at 12:22 AM
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    1. Dating and Telling a Partner
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      Talk about your current situation, finding and keeping love, having "the talk" and everything related to dating with herpes.
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    2. Sex, Kissing and Intimacy
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      A special section to discuss how herpes affects your sex life and physical affection.
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      Latest: sex after herpes? Scared12345, Jul 30, 2015 at 7:58 PM
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    3. Spreading and Preventing Herpes
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      A discussion about herpes transmission. Talk about the possibilities and share your thoughts and experiences.
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      Latest: Non-sexual genital herpes transmission? Kell260, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:49 AM
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    4. Partners, Family & Friends
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      Advice on how to relate to those around us, as well as support for partners, friends and relatives with herpes.
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    1. About My Outbreaks
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      A discussion about herpes and cold sore outbreaks - talk about the frequency, severity and possible "triggers". What is the pattern of your recurrences?
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      Latest: Anxiety causing this issue. Bulo23, Jul 31, 2015 at 12:57 PM
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    2. Coping with Outbreaks in Every Day Life
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      How do you deal with herpes or cold sores when you are trying to function at work or around friends, family and strangers? Share your stories, tips and advice.
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      Latest: Please help Bulo23, Jul 31, 2015 at 11:26 AM
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    1. Herpes Tests and Diagnosis
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      What are the different herpes tests and how can we understand the results? Recommend a Doctor or clinics, and share experience of different herpes tests.
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      Latest: Trusting test results? imsoscared, Jul 30, 2015 at 3:26 PM
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    2. Herpes Symptoms
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      Talk about what herpes symptoms can look and feel like, as well as commonly confused conditions and STDs.
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      Latest: Help having my 2nd OB JBnATL, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:25 AM
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    1. Herpes Treatment Zone
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      What works, what doesn't. Discuss anything related to managing and treating herpes and cold sores.
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      Latest: Stop self-medicating and go see the Dr! Terrell, Jul 31, 2015 at 10:54 AM
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    2. Herpes Cure Research
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      Discuss the latest developments and what is being done RIGHT NOW to bring an end to herpes.
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      Latest: Soo... I guess this is going on this week. JBnATL, Jul 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM
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    1. The Secret to our Success
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      Share your wisdom or positive H experiences here. Talk about mental attitude, successful relationships and living without regret. No negativity in this section thanks!
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      Latest: Finally no longer a disclosure virgin! herpebee, Jul 27, 2015 at 11:20 AM
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    2. Rant & Rave
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      Need to let off some steam? If you want to get something off your chest we're listening!
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      Latest: In shock - need words of encouragement destigmatizeHSV, Jul 31, 2015 at 11:20 AM
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    3. Bog of Eternal Stench
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      You don't have to look on the bright side of life! This is a place to vent your doom & gloom and be the pessimist if you need to. Positive contributions are welcome but not necessary. Stink it up people!
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      Latest: 3 Weeks... wireless, Jul 29, 2015 at 5:41 PM
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    4. Keeping the Faith
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      Talk openly about having herpes in respect to your faith. Discuss your spiritual or religious point of views here.
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      Latest: New Website for Muslim Professionals with HSV Resilience, Jul 29, 2015 at 12:38 AM
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    5. Poetry Corner
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      Express how you are feeling by sharing poems, songs and pieces. All contributions welcome.
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      Latest: You JustCoolin, Jun 3, 2015
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    1. Meet-ups & Local Connections
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      Connect with others in your area. Say hello or add the details of a get together here.
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      Latest: Anyone from Philippines? makulitnatotoy, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:12 AM
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    2. Connect with Your Age Group
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      Whether you are 16 or 60 you will find other members in here just like you! Say a quick hello...
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    3. The Lambda Locale
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      A place for our gay, lesbian and transgender members to chat and gain support. Come on in and say hello!
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      Latest: anyone here from uk? skitta, Mar 20, 2015
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    1. Fertility, Childbirth & Pregnancy with Herpes
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      A discussion about pregnancy, childbirth and having children when herpes is involved. Ask questions or share your story here to inspire others.
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      Latest: Me again! soontobe, Jul 21, 2015
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    2. Herpes, Justice and the Law
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      Discuss legal issues, laws in your area, precedents and the BIG DEBATE about whether TO sue or NOT to sue for herpes damages. Join in...
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    3. Technical Discussion
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      Technical and Scientific questions & contributions relating to the herpes virus.
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    1. Everything Else Herpes!
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      Your chat for all other topics related to herpes and cold sores.
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      Latest: Arginine and gluten WilsoInAus, Jul 29, 2015 at 5:39 PM
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    1. ♥ Talk about non-herpes stuff ♥
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      Open up and talk about WHATEVER you like!
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