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Heavyweight tech investor and FDA-critic Peter Thiel is among conservative funders and American researchers backing an offshore herpes vaccine trial that blatantly flouts US safety regulations, according to a Monday report by Kaiser Health News.
Treatment can help patients and their partners There’s no cure for herpes, but antiviral drugs can reduce the intensity and duration of symptoms, and—if taken daily—can also reduce the frequency of outbreaks.
Lipkin, who took part in the study, also worked on research published earlier this year linking herpes infections with autism.
Later, King and Boyd tested positive for the same strain of herpes, though a doctor said there was no proof that Boyd gave King the virus, court records show.
Among the minority of herpes carriers who do know their positive status, symptoms vary in nature, intensity, and frequency.
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HERPES Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of herpes for English Language Learners
: a disease that causes painful spots on the skin
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