Dating with genital herpes
Woman C: I pretty much didn't have sex for a year afterward. Not having a regular partner, this often means long dry spells. I expect it'd be a different case if I did get outbreaks from time to time though. Previously, I'd mostly had casual sexual relationships.
Has it impacted the pleasure you get from sex at all? I pretty much put my sex life on hold, then didn't have vaginal intercourse for a long time, until the virus cleared.
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They've gone from mid-grade to low-grade, so I haven't had to have them removed, but six-monthly colposcopies are rather awful. ) I don't entirely understand how I test negative for the virus but still have the lesions, but I do.
How and when do you disclose to partner/s that you have an STI?
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I actually blurted it out to one guy as the clothes were coming off and he told me we could talk about it later.
(Which we did, right after sex.) He was either very brave, or I'm just very seductive.
I told her what was happening and she covered for me at our mutual workplace for a few days while I watched with ice on my crotch, and was just an essential lifeline.
The virus itself is gone, but I still have the lesions on my cervix, which I have to have regularly checked. How did you feel when you first found out you had contracted it? I was lucky that I was living at the time with my best friend.