It is important to remember herpes can be spread by skin to skin contact. This means that if your son or daughter has come into contact with someone who has a cold sore (whether a family member or partner), they are put at risk of contracting the herpes virus.
What are the “Prodromal Symptoms” (early warning signs) of Herpes?
Can you get herpes from sharing a towel?
Is there any connection between herpes and HIV?
I have Herpes, what is the risk of contracting another sexually transmitted infection?
Does Herpes cause cancer of the cervix?
Can using a Condom protect me from getting Herpes?