I would like to know if I have intercourse with a male who also has herpes; can I contract a different strain of the virus and start to have more frequent outbreaks? I currently have outbreaks twice a year.
From looking at your profile I see your currently living with genital HSV-2. There are two strains of herpes those strains are HSV-1 and HSV-2. HSV-1 is oral herpes 90-95% of the time and genital herpes 5-10% of the time. HSV-2 is genital herpes 90-95% of the ... For detail, click here.