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Itching while healing

Discussion in 'Coping with Outbreaks in Every Day Life' started by singersinger333, May 11, 2010.

  1. singersinger333

    singersinger333 Newbie

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    I've been diagnosed with HSV 1 on my genitals (female)/.
    So just wondering.
    Are you suppsoed to experience itching while healing?
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    Singer- I experienced horrible itching while healing. My sores had been healed for days and I had bad itching for about a week. It was terrible, so I believe it is normal.
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    It's now been 7 weeks since I was diagnosed. After I was totally healed up I itched like crazy, keeping me up at night. It never bothered me during the day. After reading on here I found out that things you eat can trigger it. I found that if I eat peanut butter or chocolate, that I itch. Just last night I was itching again and I remembered that I had eaten some chocolate yesterday afternoon. Those are the only two things that I personally have found trigger the itch.
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