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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! moody87, Oct 5, 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: How to Delete or Close Account Goodbeer, Oct 31, 2014 at 10:41 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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      Latest: No posts Acesheart, Oct 1, 2014
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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: Stupid wash cloth changed my life Jack of it, Nov 1, 2014 at 12:17 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: I'm makes a complete circle back onto your shamas4408, Nov 1, 2014 at 2:25 AM
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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: HS1, 2, face tingling gjplaceres, Oct 31, 2014 at 8:10 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: Disclosure, what's your take on it? collegegirl16, Oct 31, 2014 at 8:10 PM
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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: I NEED HELP JBnATL, Oct 31, 2014 at 9:03 AM
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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: HSV1 vs GHSV1 MALES Girl40, Oct 31, 2014 at 10:23 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: children, herpes OnTheWay, Oct 29, 2014 at 9:34 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: Outbreaks every week! Zepp2011, Oct 31, 2014 at 9:14 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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    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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    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: Atypical HSV-2 Symptoms? VVK, Oct 30, 2014 at 5:39 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: How I manage to get Rid of Herpes for Now! sirrus, Oct 31, 2014 at 11:28 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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    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: Don't buffer on this 1% sameme, Oct 23, 2014
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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: Living and Adjusting- past and present JourneyEC, Oct 31, 2014 at 5:54 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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    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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      Latest: Christian FB Group For Facial H Createss Galore, Oct 27, 2014 at 8:24 PM
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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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      Latest: I Am Worth My Own Love Acesheart, Oct 25, 2014
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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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      Latest: The secret group on Fb is booming Brokeninla, Nov 1, 2014 at 12:12 AM
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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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      Latest: Is anyone from singapore or malaysia here? :( Fitzjust, Oct 28, 2014 at 9:41 PM
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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: Advice -pregnant MissHope, Oct 23, 2014
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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: 9872533789$$ nuri hajuri ilm specialist baba guruji12, Nov 1, 2014 at 12:35 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: Porn stars with herpes? moody87, Oct 5, 2014
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    1. ♥ Talk about non-herpes stuff ♥

      Open up and talk about WHATEVER you like!
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