Dating with genital herpes
They began to eat better, exercise and take overall better care of themselves. I am now happily married and raising the most amazing little girl in Boulder, CO. Use your genital herpes diagnosis as a stepping stone toward the life you never thought was possible. None of this would have been possible if I didn’t first take the time to Know Thyself. Genital herpes gives us a unique opportunity to really practice and learn radical self love and this starts with two simple words…
In fact, the majority of Americans have at least one form of the herpes virus, and you can get it from kissing, fucking, sharing a drink, or basically any form of close contact with a mucous membrane.
He had been infected as a teenager and was used to managing outbreaks and mixed reactions from partners, which explains why he was so patient with me.
The fact that he'd been honest about this pretty major thing before we'd even met was a testament to how trustworthy he was, and maybe because of that, I continued to pursue him.
My newfound herpes education led me to make a choice: I was going to have sex with this guy.
At that point, I had real feelings for him and didn't want to walk away.
Recently, I started talking online with a new guy who made me feel all of the tingles and energy that signal the beginning of an exciting new relationship.