Herpes are diseases caused by herpes virus which affect the skin or nervous system. Mostly it is contracted when a person comes into contact with a person with herpes. They take four to five weeks to heal and are always painful. Follow http://www.cdc.gov/std/herpes/stdfact-herpes.htm for more information.
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Last edited at 5:21PM on 12/19/2011
It#039;s an STD and you can get them by sexual intercourse or even, I think by drinking out of something that someone that has it that drank out of it also or of course kissing. But there#039;s a lot of different types. Hope I helped.