If Someone With Herpes Has No Sores, Can It Still Be Passed On? (for Teens) - KidsHealth - condoms and herpes


condoms and herpes

Help Cut Risk of Genital.

Genital herpes is spread by having vaginal, anal, or oral sex with someone who has the virus. Condoms can help lower the risk of giving or getting herpes.

When you find out a partner has genital herpes, you may have If you've had sex only once or twice, and if you used a condom each time, the.

Condom use reduces, but does not eliminate, the risk of contracting genital herpes, according to a new review of research.