Genital Herpes

By: Brian Michaels

Define Genital Herpes?

Genital Herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (STD)

How is Genital Herpes transmitted to another person?

  • Vaginal sex
  • Oral sex
  • Anal sex

Signs or symptoms

- Itching

- Painful sores

- Fever

- Headache

- Swollen lymph nodes

What can Genital Herpes do to someone if left untreated?

  • Sores
  • The sores can grow back
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How can you prevent Genital Herpes from happening?

  • Abstinence
  • Condoms
  • No sex

How can you treat Genital herpes?

Go to...

- Family doctor

- Adolescent doctor

- Gynecologist

- Health clinic to get a diagnosis