Health Tip: Living With Herpes

(HealthDay News) -- Herpes is a common and usually mild skin condition caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV).

If you are living with herpes, Sutter Health encourages you to:

  • Be alert to triggers that activate herpes.

  • Use safe sex methods, such as condoms.

  • Don't share personal care items.

  • Respond quickly to a herpes breakout.

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