If someone has herpes but no sores, can it still be passed on to another person? – Spence*
Yes. Even when no sores are present, the herpes virus is still active in the body and can spread to others.
If you or your partner has herpes, reduce the risk of spread by:
The only way to completely prevent herpes and other STDs (sexually transmitted diseases) is to not have sex (oral, vaginal, or anal).
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice,
diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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