Topeka female dating herpes
In my opinion though this statistic is worthless when you think about how the relationship will go and how long it could go for.There will always be a chance you will catch it and lets face it, if you've been together for 10 years then you probably will. Sometimes we feel the need to take risks and if you think that she is worth it then maybe you will take that risk. Keep your chin up because there are other women out there. If she isn't on medication then perhaps you could offer to pay half the price?I can't speak for most men, since I'm not them, but it certainly wouldn't be for me. Its incredibly common, and at worst mildly uncomfortable for a few days at a time even without antivirals. Measuring that to an exact percentage is difficult to do, but just to get an idea Wikipedia is a good place to start: About 1 in 6 Americans (16.2%) aged 14 to 49 is infected with HSV-2 (what you know as genital herpes)HSV-1 affected 57.7% of Americans tested in a 1999–2004 study. Although many people infected with HSV develop labial or genital lesions, the majority are either undiagnosed or display no physical symptoms Takeaway: herpes is pretty common, avoiding it entirely in your sex partners is going to be hard.On top of that, you're more likely to encounter someone who has it and doesn't know.
This is actually a pretty interesting topic because, from a statistical angle, sleeping with a woman who is aware of her herpes status and is actively mitigating it bodes better for your likelihood of contracting the virus than sleeping with randoms who live a very casual-sex-laden lifestyle.
Notice the very characteristic signs of herpes: This is a photo of genital herpes on the penis.
Notice the herpes blister or herpes sores are in an earlier stage than the last photo. Shown here are genital herpes sores around the shaft of the penis.
I'd even go as far as planning how I was going to touch her as to avoid as much contact and in the end I just started avoiding her and the topic of sex altogether.
It may be true that you are at better odds of not catching it with her compared to random women.
Statistically, the chances of screwing around one night and not being vigilant over a LONG time period are high..... What I told him was this: if you love her, if you think she is the One that you could grow old with, then it doesn't matter in the least.