I've never had sores "down there" before and I  started seeing a new person in the last couple months and now all of a sudden I do. Is it safe to say my new partner may have infected me?

Before we get into it, just remember that without seeing a clinician about the sores that you have now, we don’t know what it is.  Other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) could cause similar sores.  But it’s great to hear that you’ve been tested … Read Full Answer

What does a herpes sore look like?

Some people experience mild and infrequent symptoms that are easy to mistake for something else.  There are also people who have no symptoms at all.   On the other hand there are people have noticeable blisters or sores.  These look similar to a cold sore.  The may also have tingling, itching, burning or painful sensations, and sometimes make it painful to pee.  Most people … Read Full Answer