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Posted by: nickie | 2008/05/25

herpes

Hi

my hubby has a herpes and it comes seldomly but can last for a weak or two or when he's stressed, i havent had symptoms as yet, since then we are ausing condoms but now i need to know whether its safe to have unprotected sex when he doesnt hve visible sores, we want to have a baby.

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Herpes can be transmitted even if there are no active lesions, though the chances are smaller. You can go ahead and plan your baby, though there would always be a risk of you getting herpes. Even if you did, there are ways of preventing the baby from being affected.

Best wishes

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