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Genital herpes

Genital herpes is spread by skin-to-skin contact – even through kissing or foreplay. There are things you can do to control it, so read on.

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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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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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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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Herpesvirus infections

Links to trusted information about herpesvirus infections.

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Shingles is a painful rash caused by the chickenpox virus. Find out how to recognise the symptoms and what treatments are available.

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Cold sore treatments

If you have a cold sore there are a number of things you can do to help manage the condition.

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Shingles treatments

Treatments are available to lessen the severity of shingles and to prevent complications - although there is no cure. Learn about the treatment options here.

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