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Herpes-Coldsores (HC) Support Forums

    1. Attention all Members (announcements)

      What's New & What's Happening in the HC Community
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      Latest: Hola HC! jennifertigress, Sep 10, 2014
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    1. How to Post & Troubleshooting

      Please do not post HERPES questions or experiences in this area, thanks :)
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      Latest: Troubleshooting and FAQ HC-Support-Team, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:36 PM
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    2. Feedback & Suggestions

      Please tell us what you think about our support forums. Do you have something you would like to see added?
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    1. Just signed up? Say hello here!

      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: Anyone from the Philippines??? Kdot, Sep 18, 2014 at 3:20 AM
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    2. Newly Diagnosed

      A herpes or cold sore diagnosis can sometimes come as a shock. Share your feelings or ask questions here.
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      Latest: Tested negative...sure I'm positive WilsoInAus, Sep 18, 2014 at 5:51 PM
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    3. Personal Experience with Herpes

      How has herpes or cold sores affected your life? Share your experience with us for support and encouragement.
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      Latest: One Year Update devin11, Sep 17, 2014 at 4:10 PM
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    1. Dating and Telling a Partner

      Talk about your current situation, finding and keeping love, having "the talk" and everything related to dating with herpes.
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      Latest: Disclosing This Weekend Michi, Sep 18, 2014 at 11:06 AM
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    2. Sex, Kissing and Intimacy

      A special section to discuss how herpes affects your sex life and physical affection.
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      Latest: Back to school babybat, Sep 17, 2014 at 10:37 PM
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    3. Spreading and Preventing Herpes

      A discussion about herpes transmission. Talk about the possibilities and share your thoughts and experiences.
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      Latest: How risky and what are these symptoms? WilsoInAus, Sep 17, 2014 at 5:31 PM
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    4. Partners, Family & Friends

      Advice on how to relate to those around us, as well as support for partners, friends and relatives with herpes.
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      Latest: Telling friends. capricorn0, Sep 14, 2014 at 12:18 PM
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    1. About My Outbreaks

      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: Primary outbreak JBnATL, Sep 16, 2014 at 9:30 PM
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    2. Coping with Outbreaks in Every Day Life

      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: Night out Mg0301, Sep 18, 2014 at 1:27 AM
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    1. Herpes Tests and Diagnosis

      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: Am I just in denial? WilsoInAus, Sep 18, 2014 at 5:48 PM
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    2. Herpes Symptoms

      Talk about what herpes symptoms can look and feel like, as well as commonly confused conditions and STDs.
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      Latest: Sting at the tip of penis normal? XIC, Sep 18, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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    1. Herpes Treatment Zone

      What works, what doesn't. Discuss anything related to managing and treating herpes and cold sores.
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      Latest: Hope this helps someone... devin11, Sep 18, 2014 at 6:19 PM
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    2. Herpes Cure Research

      Discuss the latest developments and what is being done RIGHT NOW to bring an end to herpes.
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      Latest: Big Antiviral Study he_he, Sep 17, 2014 at 2:16 AM
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    1. The Secret to our Success

      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: To all the married gals on here Mg0301, Sep 14, 2014 at 2:28 AM
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    2. Rant & Rave

      Need to let off some steam? If you want to get something off your chest we're listening!
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      Latest: Need a good ol' rant Prettyfreak, Sep 18, 2014 at 6:40 PM
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    3. Bog of Eternal Stench

      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: Not coping at all capricorn0, Sep 14, 2014 at 12:52 PM
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    4. Keeping the Faith

      Talk openly about having herpes in respect to your faith. Discuss your spiritual or religious point of views here.
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    5. Poetry Corner

      Express how you are feeling by sharing poems, songs and pieces. All contributions welcome.
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    1. Meet-ups & Local Connections

      Connect with others in your area. Say hello or add the details of a get together here.
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    2. Connect with Your Age Group

      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

      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: Any lesbians TiaaLeigh, Jul 24, 2014
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    1. Fertility, Childbirth & Pregnancy with Herpes

      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: Vaginal tears and new outbreaks msmordecai, Sep 14, 2014 at 10:16 PM
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    2. Herpes, Justice and the Law

      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

      Technical and Scientific questions & contributions relating to the herpes virus.
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      Latest: HSV2 Oral? DontJuan, Sep 17, 2014 at 9:59 AM
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    1. Everything Else Herpes!

      Your chat for all other topics related to herpes and cold sores.
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      Latest: Confusion about analysis results veverkas, Sep 18, 2014 at 10:30 AM
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    1. ♥ Talk about non-herpes stuff ♥

      Open up and talk about WHATEVER you like!
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      Latest: Feelings how do they work? SheIsBlue, Sep 9, 2014
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