Sex with Oral Herpes

22/01/2013 SWH About Us

Sex with herpes

Sex with oral herpes:Oral herpes,cold sores and sex.
Oral sex and cold sores,

Oral herpes facts:
Oral herpes (Cold sores) are usually caused by HSV-1, a herpes virus that can also cause genital herpes. While they can also be caused by HSV-2, the virus usually referred to as the genital herpes virus, oral infections with HSV-2 are far less common than are genital infections with HSV-1.

The location of  herpes caused by HSV-1 usually above our waist.And oral herpes usually appears at lips(bottom,right,top,left),tongue,and inside mouth.There are some pictures for oral herpes.It is easy to notice that HSV-1 causes red and white patches around the mouth:

Oral herpes For men on lips:

Oral herpes For women on lips

Oral herpes on tongue (Tongue herpes):

Canker sores(Mouth ulcers).Why I post this picture?A lot of people think Canker sores is kind of herpes.It will NOT respond to any type of herpes intervention, as it is not a viral infection but an autoimmune condition.

Oral herpes-herpes in mouth:

Please be notice,these pictures are not meant to diagnose the Herpes Simplex Virus but  intended to provide you with a basic understanding about the physical symptoms associated with the herpes simplex virus.

And for having safe sex with oral herpes,we have to know how does oral herpes transmit to others.
Mainly two:
1,Kissing and skin contact while blisters are present
2,Sharing items. Utensils, towels, lip balm and other items can spread the virus when blisters are present

After learning all these things,now back to our topic:sex with oral herpes?

Please pay attention to the following things:

1,It would be better to avoid kissing,oral sex when your mouth during outbreaks.
2,If you want to give oral sex to your partner,make sure you are using a condom/dental dam,also need to be very careful and avoid skin contact.
3,You must know that Oral sex is a common way to transmit the herpes simplex type 1 virus from an individual’s mouth to the genital tract of a partner
4,Do remember,Don’t kiss your partner’s  genitals/penis without any protect,it may cause genital herpes.
5,Take some suppressive medication which will help it pass.
6,Be patient and be careful.This is the very big thing to have sex with oral herpes,don’t rush things and very loving with your partner.Maybe some talk,communication,musics,will help you relax and have the full fun.

What  you think now?Yeah,our sex life is not over,we just need to make some little changes.And herpes teach us that our sex it not only blow job and intercourse.There’s much more we can do with our partner.

Stay positive,we are all good,don’t we?

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