At least 50 percent of sexually active men and women acquire genital HPV infection at some point in their lives.
By age 50, at least 80 percent of women will have acquired genital HPV infection.
Generally, a person can only get HSV-2 infection during sexual contact with someone who has a genital HSV-2 infection.Transmission can occur from an infected partner who does not have a visible sore and may not know that he or she is infected.There are many articles stating that you can catch both HSV-1 and HSV-2 in the genital area.So be aware when dating and know what form of herpes you have. It is estimated that 50 percent to 80 percent of the American adult population has oral herpes.The treatments provided are directed to the changes in the skin or mucous membrane caused by HPV infection, such as warts and pre-cancerous changes in the cervix.
(from title='herpes dating' CDC.gov) Oral Sex Warning - Herpes and Dating HSV-1 or the herpes cold sore is becoming more frequently spread to the genital area.
Some of these viruses are called "high-risk" types, and may cause abnormal Pap tests.
They may also lead to cancer of the cervix, vulva, vagina, anus, or penis.
Genital HSV-2 infection is more common in women (approximately one out of four women) than in men (almost one out of five).
This may be due to male-to-female transmissions being more likely than female-to-male transmission. HSV-1 and HSV-2 can be found in and released from the sores that the viruses cause, but they also are released between outbreaks from skin that does not appear to be broken or to have a sore.
More than 30 of these viruses are sexually transmitted, and they can infect the genital area of men and women including the skin of the penis, vulva (area outside the vagina), or anus, and the linings of the vagina, cervix, or rectum.