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Lusine argine food is good or bad herpes? And chicken, eggs, fish, frans is good or bad hsv?

Dr. Jamuna N 92% (153 ratings)
MD (MA), DND Nutrition & Dietetics, Phd Medicinal Aromatherapy
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Bangalore
Lusine argine food is good or bad herpes?  And chicken, eggs, fish, frans is good or bad hsv?
Best wishes. virus affects the mucosal surfaces, and skin in other parts of the body. Herpes is a long-term condition. However, many people never have symptoms even though they are carrying the virus.Diets high in lysine and low in arginine can be used to help prevent and treat herpes. There are many natural and complementary therapies and anti virus botanical medicinal herbs and external application with therapeutic detox juices , fruits vegetables and bland diet can help you in healing.
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Sir I am rajesh I am suffering genital herpes one year some times fiver coming 2 days going but epudu fever 3 months continue avuthundi genital herpes unte fever ache chance undha please telma sir please.

Dr. Upasna Setia 90% (2331 ratings)
MBBS, DGO - Preventive & Social Medicine
Gynaecologist, Sri Ganganagar
Sir I am rajesh I am suffering genital herpes one year some times fiver coming 2 days going but epudu fever 3 months ...
Genital herpes is easily curable these days. Get your self examined and take proper treatment. get your partner also examined
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Sexual Diseases - How To Avoid Them?

Dr. A. K Jain 90% (5449 ratings)
Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine & Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Lucknow
Sexual Diseases - How To Avoid Them?

When it comes to sexually transmitted diseases or STDs, there is no doubt that prevention is better than cure. Contrary to popular belief, STDs do not spread only through intercourse. STDs can also spread by skin to skin contact. The easiest way to prevent STDs is by abstaining from sex or being in a monogamous relationship with an uninfected person. This may not be possible for many men. Hence, let's take a look at alternatives to prevent sexual diseases.

1. Get tested - Most STDs can be easily tested for and treated. Thus, it is a good idea to regularly get yourself tested if you have more than one sexual partner. Your partner should ideally also get tested for STDs. However, remember that herpes and human papillomavirus do not show up on STD tests.

2. Avoid sex under the influence of alcohol or drugs - When inebriated, you may not make the best decisions. Decisions made at this stage are usually rash and not thought out. Thus, you may forget to ask the other person if she has been tested for STDs.

3. Vaccinations - Vaccinations can be effective against some types of STDs. The HPV vaccine can be given to boys as young as 11 years until they turn 26. Other vaccines that protect men from STDs are Hepatitis A and hepatitis B vaccinations.

4. Use condoms - Condoms are the only way to protect yourself against the transference of STDs during intercourse. A condom should be used even if the woman is using an alternate form of birth control. Never reuse a condom and do not use oil-based lubricants with a condom. Before using a condom always check to ensure the condom is not punctured in any way and that it is within the expiry period. A condom should be used for oral, vaginal and anal sex. However, this does not prevent the transmission of STDs like syphilis, herpes and HPV.

5. Communicate with your partner - It is a good idea to share your sexual history with your partner. This creates an environment where you can discuss getting tested for STDs before engaging in intercourse. You must reach an explicit agreement about what forms of intercourse both of you are comfortable with. It is also a good idea to discuss a possible monogamous relationship with your partner.

6. Circumcision - Male circumcision is said to reduce a man's risk of contracting STDs like HIV, genital herpes and genital HPV.

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Herpes - How Effective Is Homeopathy In It?

Dr. Mrs Neeraj Gupta 89% (351 ratings)
BHMS, MD - Homeopathy, Certificate in Gynaecology & Obestric, Ph.D Homeopathy
Homeopathy Doctor, Delhi
Herpes - How Effective Is Homeopathy In It?

Viruses, the bad ones, in particular, can have serious effects on the body which a person would not like to have, in any case. This is surely true when the case of herpes zoster is being talked about. This form of herpes is commonly known as shingles. But what if there was a proper solution to this issue?

When a person has blisters forming and causing a rash in a limited area, shingles is likely to be the cause of the same.

What is interesting to know too many people is the fact that the virus which is responsible for shingles or herpes zoster is the same one which is the cause for chickenpox! This virus is never cleared out even when the symptoms of chickenpox have long left the body of the person who had it. As a matter of fact, in some cases, it does reappear and affects the body again except this time in the form of shingles. However, doctors do not know why this occurs. Is that not weird?

Most people who have the bad luck of having to deal with shingles are over sixty years of age. While knowing all this is quite beneficial, what about the treatment of shingles?

When it comes to the homeopathic treatment of shingles, there is a range of options which can be made use of. That being said, it is of the highest importance to keep in mind the fact that medicine should only be taken as per the prescription of a trained professional in homeopathic medicine. Homeopathy can treat shingles very effectively. The results are very prompt in the pains and eruptions. Shingles can affect any age group. Usually, shingles indicate lowered immunity. Since they are a viral infection, least can be done with antibiotics. Homeopathy boosts the immunity. Genital herpes can also be very effectively treated with Homeopathy.

Arsenicum album is one of the most popular medicines from the homeopathic field. In most of the cases where it is ideally used, the patient is undergoing pain with a burning sensation on the affected area of the skin. When a rash begins to form, there is normally some tingling in the skin in the run-up to it.

Homeopathic treatment is so good that there is medicine to nip the problem in the bud before it has the chance to cause the affected person a whole deal of anguish. Aconite is the medicine, in this case.

Hepar sulphur and Rhus Toxicodendron are also used often over the course of treatment. The former is useful especially for people with unhealthy skin while the latter is commonly used for herpes of the face and around the joints.

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Hi, I have gone through std panel test and my herpes simplex virus (hsv) 1+2igm serum test is positive having index value 1.10 is observed in the results, ideally it should be less then 0.90 and there is genital sores or anything I am facing no skin problem has been detected yet. I am active in sexual things. May I know, is this a really a serious issue which can be curable or not? What are consequences of this disease what precautions should I take how can I get rid of this issue.

Dr. Rahul Gupta 97% (22180 ratings)
MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine & Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Hello- the prognosis of herpes is variable: there is no cure in ayurveda treatment, and the recurrent outbreaks may vary in frequency and severity. Genital herpes prevention is difficult. Condoms may prevent the disease spread during sex, but not in areas of skin not covered by a condom or during oral to genital contact. Fortunately you can recover completely by thr help of ayurveda medicines.
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Dear sir does herpes simplex virus 1 can cause genital warts? Does antibiotics used for uti can cause small warts looks like white pimples on private parts? Please tell me someone.

Dr. Rahul Gupta 97% (22180 ratings)
MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine & Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Dear sir does herpes simplex virus 1 can cause genital warts? Does antibiotics used for uti can cause small warts loo...
Hello- herpes simplex virus type 1 (hsv-1) is the most common form of hsv. Due to its constant presence worldwide, the medical community considers hsv-1 to be an endemic disease. Hsv-1 typically leads to oral herpes, as the vast majority of hsv-1 cases affect the mouth and its surrounding area. However, it is possible for hsv-1 to affect other areas of the body, such as the genitals.
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Genital Tract Infections - Can They Lead To Infertility?

Dr. Kajal Mangukiya 85% (30 ratings)
MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Surat
Genital Tract Infections - Can They Lead To Infertility?

Disregarding genital tract infections and issues including the symptoms of the same can lead to problems when it comes to fertility. It may also cause problems in your sexual life. Genital problems can also lead to infertility. These days, infertility is a noteworthy and very important occurrence that plagues many couples.

Common Infections: A large portion of these genital tract diseases occurs because of infections. Salpingitis happens in close to 15% of ladies in their reproductive age and 2.5% of all ladies get to be infertile as an aftereffect of salpingitis by age 35. Many times, symptoms of conditions and STDs like Chlamydia trachomatis are usually nonexistent. The real rate of ladies with upper genital tract infections is presumably underestimated.

Infection and Infertility: Infectious agents can hinder different vital human functions, including reproduction. Bacteria, fungi, infections and viruses can meddle with the reproductive capacity in both genders. Diseases of male genito-urinary tract represent around 15% of the instance of male infertility. Diseases can influence distinctive areas of the male regenerative tract, for example, the testis, epididymis and male sex organs and glands.

Urogenital diseases at various levels of their advancement, development and transport can affect the sperms themselves in this manner. Among the most widely recognized microorganisms required for sexually transmitted diseases, meddling with male fertility are Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoea.

Symptoms: If the following symptoms of a genital tract infection are ignored, it can definitely lead to the person being infertile in some stage of life or immediately. These are as follows:

The signs and symptoms in males are:

  1. Changes in the way you discharge
  2. Bleeding while urinating or discharge
  3. Thick white, yellow or green release from the tip of the penis along with painin urethra or pain while urinating
  4. A hard but painless sore on the penis along with swelling of the lymph hubs in the crotch
  5. Pain or uneasiness while urinating or discharge from the urethra
  6. Difficult or irritated red spots and small blisters on the penis
  7. Chestnut bits on the hair around the penis
  8. Gentle delicacy around one of the testicles
  9. Delicate swelling in the scrotum on one or both sides
  10. Extreme pain after injury to your penis

The signs and symptoms in women are as follows:

  1. Irregular vaginal discharge with a pungent smell
  2. Burning sensation while urinating
  3. Tingling or itching in the outer area of vagina
  4. Uneasiness and pain during sex
  5. Sore vagina
  6. Foamy greenish-yellow discharge with a foul smell
  7. Light bleeding after intercourse
  8. Warts in the vagina

Regular check-ups and visits to the gynecologist are very essential. One should always keep the partner updated about their sexual health problems to practice a healthy and honest relationship and to avoid further contagious infections from occurring.

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Hi, I am infected with virus h. Progenitalis and I want know how can be possible because my wife and my girlfriend are not infected with this.

Dr. Jayvirsinh Chauhan 97% (29739 ratings)
MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
Hi, I am infected with virus h. Progenitalis and I want know how can be possible because my wife and my girlfriend ar...
Have taken tests of both that they don't have infection. As it is not always necessary to have symptoms.
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Hi doctor, i'm having sore or ulcer kind of thing on my penis and having itching in my genital area. There is no rashes, inflammation, pain and rise in body temp. What should I do? For itching I have used antifungal which gave me relief but genital sore is not recovering. For which treatment should I go? I'm afraid of getting herpes infection.

Dr. Yashali Honrao 92% (78 ratings)
Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery, Diploma in Clinical Counselling
Homeopath, Nashik
Hello lybrate-user. A common cause of male genital sores are infections that are spread through sexual contact, such as chancroid .it could be syphillis or herpes. Need to get it examined properly by a physician. You are taking antifungal .but it is a symptomatic treatment. Need to take proper treatment. Homeopathic treatment will definetly help ,with prior evaluation. Although you are not having signs of infection ,yet it needs to be properly examined for diagnosis and further treatment.
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