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hi,i would like to know is herpes linked to aids?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No special link: A person can have neither herpes nor AIDS, or she can have both herpes and AIDS. She can also have herpes without AIDS, or have AIDS without herpes. Thus, there is no special link between the 2 diseases.
Answered on Apr 28, 2015
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Both are STDs and ultimately can be transmitted by unprotected sexual ( vaginal/.anal) intercourse. Think CONDOMS-ALWAYS
Apr 28, 2015

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