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A 30-year-old female asked:

i have hsv-2 for 8 yrs. recently my outbreaks are frequent. used to be 1-2 a yr. i have different symptoms like hives, feeling achy and tired. why?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Infection!: The herpes 2 virus can make you ill. But your increased frequency suggest systemic stress, either mental or physical. You need to consider which it might be and talk to your doctor. Treatment is quite effective in preventing outbreaks!

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