We can’t help but wonder if this will reduce the stigma around people with STIs or if suggesting they need a separate website (different from “normal” dating sites) is just another form of ostracism?
Infection with herpes is common; approximately 1 in 8 Australians aged 25 years and over have the virus (1 in 6 women and 1 in 12 men) and it is considered one of the most common STIs.
The website lays utmost emphasis on the privacy of the members by keeping their personal information secured and hidden, as per their privacy preferences.
It is a popular dating website among people with Herpes or HPV.
We were living about an hour and half apart at that point in time, but decided it would be worth it to meet up. Although we live 3 hours apart right now we are still making those weekend commutes and it has been one of the greatest relationships I have ever been in.
It is incredible to someone who knows what a struggle finding out you have HSV can be and is supportive.
This is a figure that is just increasing with time, as there is still less information among people about it.