Dating a person with genital herpes

22-May-2020 15:12

It’s in the same family as the chicken pox, shingles, and mononucleosis (mono).While humans can’t get rid of it (at least not yet, scientists are actively working on that) it’s mostly dormant, only popping out every once and a while to become a nuisance to the body it's parasite-ing.As with just about everything associated with this virus there are conflicting views about the effectiveness of watching your intake of lysine and arginine. My personal experience with including a herpes diet to control my own outbreaks supports both opinions. During the first 5-8 years or so after I was diagnosed with HSV-2, I feel that lowering my intake of arginine and raising my levels of lysine through my diet did make a difference in the number and severity of my outbreaks.

What’s going to happen to me — is my health going to be impacted? But the good news is that, with genital herpes, that is totally not the case!You should also keep your body in a healthy weight range – not over or under your ideal weight.You should eat a balance of foods from the different food groups each day and be sure you don’t skip breakfast.Two of my favorite foods in the world are now on the list of foods that I shouldn’t be eating...chocolate almond candy bars...a double whammy!The key to having a healthy natural treatment for herpes is to balance the lysine and arginine ratio.

What’s going to happen to me — is my health going to be impacted? But the good news is that, with genital herpes, that is totally not the case!

You should also keep your body in a healthy weight range – not over or under your ideal weight.

You should eat a balance of foods from the different food groups each day and be sure you don’t skip breakfast.

Two of my favorite foods in the world are now on the list of foods that I shouldn’t be eating...chocolate almond candy bars...a double whammy!

The key to having a healthy natural treatment for herpes is to balance the lysine and arginine ratio.

So my conclusion is that including a diet for herpes in your lifestyle during the earlier years of your diagnosis may be more effective than in the later years.