Herpes

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by herpesman
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Discipline:
Health & Fitness
Subject:
Health
Grade:
10

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Herpes

There are two different varieities:-HSV-1 includes sores and blisters on the oral region-HSV-2 causes sores and irritation in the genital regions.-Both cause flu and cold-like symptoms like headaches and a loss of stamina-Appear two weeks after transmission

There is no single known source of herpes. Herpes traces all the way back to the beginnings of humanity, and was even prevalent in the human population when all humans lived in Africa. When humans moved from Africa, herpes moved with them and the virus has existed among us ever sinceThere is no single known source of herpes. Herpes traces all the way back to the beginnings of humanity, and was even prevalent in the human population when all humans lived in Africa. When humans moved from Africa, herpes moved with them and the virus has existed among us ever since

Herpes

Treatment:- Herpes is not curable, and therefore only thee symptoms can be treated.-Treatment involves anti-viral medications and formulas to apply to the skin.Causes-Unprotected sexual contact-Irresponsible choices regardinng sexual activity

Prognosis:-Herpes is a viral infection that is not curable-One can expect multiple outbreaks throughout their lifetie-Will have to abstain from sexual contact to stop the spread of the disease

Signs and symptoms

History:

-HSV-1 is spread through kissing, touching a person's skin, and sharing objects with another person who has it (silverware, lip balm, razors)-HSV-2 is spread through unprotected sexual relations-"Asymptomatic shedding"- no symptoms until two weeks after conntraction

Method of Transmission

Diagnosis-A culture is taken from an open sore or blister-Blood tests also detect whether there are herpes antibodies


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