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2014-09-17 23:15:08

The primary objective of Herpes2Dating.com would be to provide a complete feature – rich platform where people can not only learn about herpes but also find a way of improving their love life. Los Angeles California (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 September marks the launch of yet another online herpes resource. The much anticipated website Herpes2Dating is finally live to cater to the needs of people with herpes. According to the statistics issued by the Center for Disease Control and...

2013-07-23 23:25:55

According to SpecialEdPost.com in an article published on 18th 2013, a “Pregnant mom’s undiagnosed Herpes caused her son to develop seizures, meningitis and Cerebral Palsy (CP).” (1) polyDNA recommends cleansing the future parents’ bodies from viruses which may harm the baby. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Many women ask what they should do to increase the chances of having a healthy baby. One of the major risks a woman should avoid is a herpes infection. According to...

2012-09-06 23:02:24

In order to educate consumers of the truth about HSV treatments and the herpes simplex virus, HerpesTreatmentSite.com reveals its list of the top 7 most common herpes myths misconstrued as facts. (PRWEB) September 05, 2012 As a herpes treatment expert, http://www.herpestreatmentsite.com is constantly evaluating the top ways to suppress cold sores and genital HSV outbreaks. In order to educate consumers about herpes fact versus fiction, it is debunking the top 7 herpes myths that are often...

2011-04-11 22:09:24

A study of patients attending sexual health clinics in Gothenburg found that just four out of ten patients with genital herpes actually knew that they had the disorder. However, a third of those who did not realise that they had been infected reported typical symptoms at a follow-up visit, reveals a thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. In her thesis Matilda Berntsson, a specialist in skin and sexually transmitted infections at the Frölunda Specialist Hospital's skin clinic...

2010-11-22 08:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Chimerix, Inc., a pharmaceutical company developing orally-available antiviral therapeutics, today announced that data demonstrating preclinical efficacy of Chimerix's lead antiviral compound CMX001 against herpes simplex virus (HSV) as well as its ability to penetrate the blood-brain barrier was published in the November 15, 2010 issue of The Journal of Infectious Diseases(1). The paper, "Efficacy of CMX001 Against Herpes...

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2010-03-10 11:30:00

One out of every six Americans between the ages of 14 and 49 have been infected with genital herpes, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Tuesday, re-emphasizing the need for safe sexual practices. According to the CDC's National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 11.5-percent of men and 21-percent of women have been infected with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), the sexually transmitted virus which is the primary cause of herpes. Furthermore,...

2006-08-22 17:39:31

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The proportion of Americans with the herpes virus has declined, due perhaps to a curb in promiscuity among young people following earlier jumps in rates of infection, researchers said on Tuesday. While U.S. infection rates have declined 19 percent among 14- to 49-year-olds since the early 1990s, genital herpes is still being spread. Herpes infections increase susceptibility to the deadly virus that causes AIDS. The decline of herpes infections among adolescents...

2006-06-07 12:41:06

By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Testing people for the genital herpes virus, and encouraging them to tell their partners the results, may help control the spread of the infection, new study findings suggest. It's estimated that at least 20 percent of U.S. teenagers and adults have been infected with one of the genital herpes viruses, usually the form known as herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2). Because the sexually transmitted infection often causes mild symptoms or none...

2006-04-05 11:53:35

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Treatment with the antiviral drug valacyclovir, sold as Valtrex, curbs recurrent bouts of genital herpes in pregnant women, a study shows. Moreover, no safety concerns were identified in mothers, fetuses, or neonates exposed to the drug. Genital herpes is usually caused by herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2). It's estimated that up to 25 percent of pregnant women have been exposed to the virus and about 20 percent of them have a...

2006-03-13 14:35:00

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The chances of a baby being born with herpes are increased when the father is younger than 20 or whose age is unknown, and when the mother is younger than 25, Seattle researchers report. However, they say, using parents' age to help target pregnancies for herpes testing would still miss a "substantial proportion" of newborn herpes cases. Most cases of neonatal herpes occur in infants born to women with no history of genital herpes, Dr. Karen E. Mark of the...


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