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with the right combination of a positive attitude, antiviral drug use and safe sex, having herpes doesnt need to spell the end of your sex life. Having sex with herpes is still possible, so long as you follow the advice above and, like millions of other people with herpes, be smart, safe and open with the people you love about your status. If you are dating someone with herpes or are about to, these guidelines can help you and your partner enjoy sex while still being responsible and careful about it. while genital herpes is easily spread, if you take measures to keep yourself safe, you can still have enjoyable sex. If your partner has genital herpes, theyll always be contagious, so you should use a condom or dental dam at all times. Thats because oral herpes, which is usually caused by hsv-1, can spread to the genitals during oral sex. Dear need info, desperate, and safe, but curious, kudos to all of you for looking out for your health and health of your partners. Unfortunately, herpes is a frustrating infection essentially, if one partner has genital herpes, the other partner is at risk of contracting herpes, whether or not sores are present. Genital herpes does not have to mean complete abstinence from sex or a reduced enjoyment of sex. The risk of transmitting the virus can often be reduced (sometimes by half) by using condoms. The continued use of condoms in a long-term relationship is a personal decision that only you as a couple can make. If she has genital herpes, you are at no risk of infection from kissing her, or having her give you oral sex. If you have any further questions, please feel free to call the centers for disease.