[Question #6053] Sexual Contact When Both Partners Are Carrying HSV - 1
17 months ago
If you know that both you and your partner are carrying the HSV – 1 virus and neither of you is having an active breakout, is having unprotected sex including oral sex ok??
Terri Warren, RN, Nurse Practitioner
16 months ago
the risk of transmitting herpes in this situation is astronomically low! If it were me in your situation, I wouldn't give it another thought - oh, let me see, I AM in your situation!