Having “The Talk” can be very stressful but it is important to do.
How you approach it can make a difference to how well it goes – for both you and your friend.
Many people do not feel comfortable talking about sexuality and sexual health issues.
This pamphlet will explore ways of feeling more confident in discussing herpes in the context of a sexual relationship.
Because fear of rejection is a concern, it leads some to question why they should risk talking about herpes. Instead they abstain during herpes outbreaks, practice safe sex at other times, and hope for the best.
If you like someone enough, herpes can be just something you have to work with.However, both you and your partner should also be aware that there is no way to absolutely guarantee that transmission won’t take place (short of total abstinence from all sexual contact).Here is a four-fold strategy that you can use that will definitely reduce the risk: A.Fast forward nine months, and I'm in love with him....We're still not having sex but it's getting increasingly difficult to refrain.