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Had to copy and paste this from one of my old post...I WANT

Had to copy and paste this from one of my old post...I WANT EVERYONE TO KNOW HERPES DOES NOT DEFINE YOU IF YOU USE IT AS A CRUCH OTHERS MIGHT AS WELL CARRY YOURSELF WITH PRIDE AND CLASS KNOW THAT YOU HAVE SOMETHING TO OFFER AND KNOW THAT HERPES DOES NOT STOP YOUR LIFE LIVE YOUR LIFE AND DO NOT THROW A PITTY PARTY

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Jun 12

@Kitty102 we all have a choice to be happy or to miserable and I chose to be happy yes it took me sometime to come to terms with it but I finally accepted that I had herpes and understood that there was no cure life still goes on and I want to go on being happy and accomplishing things I set for myself

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Jun 12

@Kitty102 A good support team helps but also being honest with yourself and your feelings cry when you want get mad break things etc do not keep your feelings bottled up

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Jun 14

@TakenBack how do you get past the feelings of "feeling dirty"? I had low self esteem to begin with and this just made it even worse. It's been a couple years since my diagnosis and I still struggle with it all the time.

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