teen dating spots - Dating a girl with oral herpes
The stage with painful sores will usually last about 4 days, and it will all be over in about 10 days.
Some recurrent attacks are so minor that they are almost unnoticeable just slight irritation of soreness.
You can also catch herpes from someone who has no visible herpes sores.
About 3% of people carry the virus on their skin without knowing that they have it (because it has never given them any symptoms), but they can pass it on to other people.
After theses sores heal, the virus goes back up the nerve to the ganglion again, where it lies low again.
But it can become activated again at any time, and travel down the nerves to the skin to cause another sore.
Passing urine may be very painful indeed, and you will probably feel completely miserable and tearful. In men, a first attack of herpes is usually less severe than in women.