HSV-1 from oral sex? Some ways to decrease the transmission of HSV include:. All materials on this website are copyrighted. I continue to contribute to your foundation because, having believed I've come close to this virus once before even though it turned out I hadn't been , and having a similar though less devestating virus such as XMRV, I feel an enormous bond with those who have HIV and those who ask questions just like this one. I was wondering if there is any danger of causing herpes on her genitals either HSV-1 or HSV-2 by performing oral sex on her when I have a sore around my mouth. My plan this week was to write a blog about celebrities with herpes oral or genital.
Decker CF, Masur H. You can also use a non-lubed condom by pulling off the ring and cutting along one side to make a rectangle; or, use a small piece of plastic wrap preferably non-microwaveable wrap because it is less porous. Though rare, it's possible to contract hepatitis C through sexual contact. Refocusing health promotion for syphilis prevention: Journal of Dental Research ;