It is safe to breastfeed when you have a herpes outbreak as long as you do not have any lesions present on your breasts; make sure to cover all the exposed lesions, and wash your hands thoroughly.
When is the Herpes simplex virus contagious?
What are the “Prodromal Symptoms” (early warning signs) of Herpes?
Can you get Herpes from Oral Sex?
Can you get herpes from using a hot tub or swimming pool with someone who has herpes?
Can using a Condom protect me from getting Herpes?
What are the two types of Herpes?