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    There is no genital herpes cure. You’ll have to learn to live with it. But some simple changes to your lifestyle -- and to your attitude -- can make it easier to cope.

    Living and Coping

    Overcoming some of those negative feelings.

    These lifestyle changes can reduce outbreaks.

    Hormonal changes, sexual activity, and other potential flare-up causes.

    There are many ways people can express themselves sexually. Exploring them can enrich your sex life and make up for having to avoid other activities because of genital herpes.

    When, and how, to tell your new flame.

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