The herpes simplex virus comes in two forms: herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2).
Herpes simplex virus type 2 cause genital herpes that lead to breakouts of genital sores.
The woman, who we’ll refer to as Kylie, would like to give this guy a chance, but at the same time, she wants to stay healthy. According to the CDC, one out of every six people ages 14 to 49 have genital herpes.Shutterstock You meet a guy while out and about with friends.He’s handsome, witty, has a pretty good job and knows how to carry on a stimulating conversation.But after a few great dates, he hits you with some startling information that he felt was important to divulge before moving forward. Type II herpes entered his life (and body) when he was reckless and enjoying his freedom a little too much as a student.But he’s been out of college for more than a decade now.Thankfully, Kylie’s prospective boo was forthcoming with his STD information.