Spring 2019 – Sphere magazine (18 pages in print version, and the e-version is single column for easy reading.)
Do you know what type of herpes you have and why it can be useful if you do? In the Spring Sphere, we give the lowdown on the types (HSV-1 and HSV-2).
In medical news, learn about an STI you might not have heard of – Mycoplasma Genitalium. It can cause fertility problems so it definitely shouldn’t be ignored. If you get a burning sensation when peeing – ask to be tested “for MGen.”
Also in medical news, read about CRISPr – molecular scissors that might be used to cut/kill virus. Is this the future of treatment? Also – there’s a new drug idea from China!
Read about our Woman’s Hour experience – Marian and two members were featured – from about minute 6.
Women – vulvas and more vulvas, proving that yours is normal.
Men – pimples and spots that are not herpes simplex. Learn the difference.
Being happy – a skill or a gift? Page 16 is a must-read!
Are you young? – we need you to advise us…
Daphne and Nancy discuss the ‘the day’ – next one 27th April.
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‘My Story’ from Elaine is one of the most dramatic we have featured – you won’t want to miss it.
Timings and details of ‘THE DAY’ on April 27th – and remember to check events page: https://herpes.org.uk/events/
Save the date – 22nd June, 2-6pm
We will have a talk from a GUM doctor on “What I tell my patients” and from an inspirational speaker on “Getting your head around something” – she’s so good this is the third time we have invited her! This event is for members only – sign up now!