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Genital herpes

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection that's caused by the herpes simplex virus. Read more about its symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

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Genital herpes causes and diagnosis

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection that's caused by the herpes simplex virus. Learn more about how it spreads and how it's diagnosed.

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Genital herpes prevention

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection that can be prevented by practising safe sex. Learn about the best ways to prevent genital herpes infection.

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Genital herpes treatment

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection that can be treated to alleviate symptoms. Learn more about the different treatment options available.

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Genital herpes symptoms

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection with symptoms that become milder with recurring episodes. Learn about what symptoms you can expect.

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Oral sex and mouth care

Trusted information on oral sex, mouth care and preventing STI's.

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Sexually transmitted infections (STI)

Trusted information on sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as gonorrhoea, chlamydia, HIV and AIDS, herpes, hepatitis B and syphilis.

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Symptoms of shingles

Shingles is a painful rash on a sensitive area of skin that can have symptoms such as burning and itching. Learn about the symptoms and when to see a doctor.

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Skin conditions

There are many different kinds of rashes and skin conditions. Some are quick and easy to treat, while others are chronic or more difficult to get rid of. Find out more here.

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Cold sores

Cold sores are blister-like spots that appear in or around the mouth. Find out about prevention, common triggers, treatment and self-care options.

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What causes chickenpox?

Chickenpox (varicella) is caused by the varicella zoster virus which can be spread either through person-to-person contact, or through sneezing and coughing just like a cold or flu. Find out more about the causes of the chickenpox.

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