A 38-year-old member asked:
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why did i get herpes simplex-1?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly from : Kissing. It is a common infection that is the most frequent cause of cold sores.
Answered on Jun 19, 2018
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