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If you perform oral sex on your partner who is uninfected will you transmit the disease to them? Is the disease specific only to the infected area and as long as they don't come in contact with that area it is fine?
If you have oral herpes, and have not experienced an outbreak on your lip for quite some time and decide to let loose at the bar and kiss some one without telling, is that a bad thing? Like what am I suppose to do?
I know up to 80% of adults have oral herpes (cold sores) but does that mean I can have oral/vaginal sex with someone who is STD free? What can I do to prevent spreading it to someone who is STD free? Is it safe for me to share straws, cups, etc?
If I can't have sex with someone who is STD free what are my options in dating?