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Herpes Support Groups & Herpes Social GroupsMost people with genital herpes do NOT know they have it.

Dating With Herpes .org was created by Herpes Support Group Leaders to give accurate, up-to-date information, support and advice to people with genital herpes (HSV-1, HSV-2) and their partners, friends and families.

Dating With Herpes .org is here to help you navigate your new social and dating life, and separate the facts from fiction about your new reality.   Dating With Herpes .org will teach you how to minimize your symptoms, reduce your risk of spreading herpes to your partners, how to talk honestly and knowledgeably about herpes, date more successfully and have a happier and healthier love life than ever before.  Yes, herpes will change your life – but for the better!  We’ll walk you through everything you need to know about dating with herpes!

Genital Herpes is surprisingly common, yet most people who have it don’t even know it.  When you are first diagnosed with Genital Herpes, you may think that your dating life is over and worry that you might spread herpes to your partners and loved ones.  However, once you learn the facts about herpes, you will realize that you can live a healthy, normal life, date and have children, just like everyone else. Dating with herpes is totally possible!  You are absolutely not alone! 

and much more.  Learn the facts about dating with herpes!


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If you have been recently diagnosed with genital herpes, you may be upset and confused and think your sex life is over.  However, once you settle down and learn the facts, you will realize that having genital herpes is not the end of the world, and herpes is not the end of your sex life or your social life.  There are millions of other people out there just like you who are successfully dating with herpes.  You are not alone!

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