Archive for September 2013

Good and Bad foods for Herpes

You may have heard that certain foods can affect how our bodies deal with the Herpes virus. What are the good and bad foods for Herpes we hear you ask? What makes one food good and the next food bad? You may have thought it was all a myth and had no rhyme nor reason.

It all boils down to two things: Lysine and Arginine.

For some people, eating foods naturally high in Lysine can be a positive tool in helping minimize Herpes outbreaks.

Dietary sources high in Lysine are:

foods high in Lysine

Foods high in Lysine

  • meat such as fish, chicken and beef
  • dairy products such as milk, yoghurt and cheese
  • brewer’s yeast
  • eggs
  • potatoes
  • soybeans

On the other hand, some people find eating foods that are naturally high in Arginine can weaken Read more

Pictures of Herpes

 

Not to worry! Pictures of Herpes you come across while searching the web are most likely to be worst case scenarios.

Not to worry! Pictures of Herpes you come across while searching the web are most likely to be worst case scenarios.

Pictures of Herpes are some of the first things people tend to search for when they are newly diagnosed or worry they may be infected. Then the panic sets in. What shows up on the web can be horrifying and fill you with dread! Some of them look like an alien flesh-eating virus. Well we are her to tell you to “Stay Calm” because many of the pictures you will come across are probably the very extreme cases of a herpes outbreak.

Important Note – You cannot determine whether or not you have Read more