This forum is an un-mediated, patient-to-patient forum for questions and support regarding herpes issues such as: Herpes symptoms and treatments, causes, diagnosis, and herpes in men, tests, telling your spouse or partner.
A recent study done on folks infected with hsv2 10+ years showed that they shed the virus just as much as someone infected say 2-3 years ( we all shed the virus a lot more the first year or so we are infected ). Even if you aren't getting obvious lesions frequently this long into things, you are still shedding the virus actively so you should be taking precautions with partners.
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