Herpes

Patient

Q: I just read an article in the net stating about herpes. Im 18, i have had an unprotected sex. I had herpes last year in my genital area but now i dont have anymore. I always keep on having herpes on my inner lips and tongue since then. Every month i keep on having 3-6 herpes in my mouth, when it is cured or well another herpes grow. I'm so confused and scared if I already had the STD virus. Im scared because i know its not curable. I just want to know if I already had the virus or not? What is the proper medication to treat it?

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