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This ignorance about the infection as well as the lack of symptoms increase the risk of individuals transmitting the virus to their sexual partners unknowingly.
If an individual is infected with herpes and symptoms do show up, the first outbreak will typically occur 1 to 2 weeks after exposure to the virus.
With suppressive therapy, the frequency of herpes recurrences can be reduce by as much as 70% to 80% per year.
For patients with chronic herpes outbreaks (more than 6 outbreaks per year), most doctors will recommend a daily low dose of the antiviral medicines as a form of suppressive therapy.
Over the next 1 to 2 weeks, the ulcers will become crusted and begin to heal without any scarring.
Women may also experience pain or difficulty urinating, and foul smelling discharge if herpes blisters are present inside the vagina.
Avoid foods like dairy, chocolate, raisins, nuts, seeds, corn and whole-wheat products that are high in arginine that can promote the recurrence of outbreaks.
In laboratory tests, zinc has been shown effective in boosting the body immune system against viral infections such as HSV-1 and HSV-2.