Herpes

Researchers Find Herpes Viruses In Brains Marked By Alzheimer's Disease

Two common herpes viruses appear to play a role in Alzheimer's disease.<p>The viruses, best known for causing a distinctive skin rash in young children, are abundant in brain tissue from people with Alzheimer's, a team of scientists reports Thursday in <i>Neuron.</i> The team also found evidence that the …

The Brain

Alzheimer’s disease may be triggered by herpes virus, scientists suspect

Alzheimer’s disease may be triggered by the herpes virus, a new study suggests, leading to hopes that antiviral medication could help prevent dementia.<p>Around 850,000 people are living with dementia in Britain, and the majority of people have Alzheimer’s which occurs when sticky plaques of amyloid …

Dementia

Alzheimer's link to herpes virus in brain, say scientists

The presence of viruses in the brain has been linked to Alzheimer’s disease in research that challenges conventional theories about the onset of dementia.<p>The results, based on tests of brain tissue from nearly 1,000 people, found that two strains of herpes virus were far more abundant in the brains …

Alzheimer's Disease

Herpes strains 90% of us have are 'abundant' in Alzheimer's patients

Does herpes speed up Alzheimer’s? Virus strains that 90 percent of us have are ‘abundant’ in brains of sufferers, new research finds<p><b>The causes</b> …

Health (UK)

Herpes viruses in the brain linked to Alzheimer’s disease

The most in-depth analysis of human brain tissue ever done in Alzheimer’s disease has found evidence for the controversial theory that viruses play a …

Neuroscience

Double dipping chips can lead to...herpes

2 hours ago<p>Florida man yells at neighbors about his testiclesFlorida man yells at neighbors about his testicles posted by Mikey and Bob - 1 day …

Playlist

Party Dips Spread Norovirus, Herpes, Report Says

Party dips can give you norovirus and even herpes, an investigation revealed, so you might want to think twice next time you indulge in a party …

Conservative View

Causes and Risk Factors of Herpes

Herpes infections are caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV) types 1 and 2. These viruses are contagious, and they are transmitted from one person to …

Sexual Health

Herpes Incubation Period

Herpes is a disease caused by two types of the herpes simplex virus (HSV):<p><b>HSV-1</b> is generally responsible for cold sores and fever blisters around the …

Disease

Usher’s Herpes Claims Against The Singer Will Be Tried In Los Angeles Courtroom, According To Reports

As much as singer Usher would like to move on with his life, it looks like the 39-year-old singer will be heading to court following the lawsuits …

Los Angeles

Vical to scrap genital herpes treatment program after trial fails primary endpoint

Vical Inc. VICL, +2.52% said Monday a phase 2 trial of its treatment for genital herpes failed to meet its primary endpoint of annualized lesion …

S&P 500

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Genital Herpes

It's way more common than you think.<p>On some level, you already know that genital herpes is super-common and not at all a death sentence (for you or your sex life)—but all of that knowledge tends to go out the window when you see bumps in a place where bumps should not be.<p>But, just to reiterate: …

Women's Health

Man Who Claims Usher Exposed Him To Herpes Is Demanding Medical Records In Lawsuit

The anonymous man accusing Usher of giving him herpes wants a judge to order the “Let It Burn” singer to turn over his medical records.John Doe, …

Corruption

Usher's Male Herpes Accuser has some new Demands

11 minutes ago<p>Usher just can't seem to get rid of this.<p>I didn't purposely try to make a Herpes joke it just came out like that.<p>But you know a few …

Los Angeles

Fulton County woman files suit against Usher for giving her herpes

<b>Posted Tuesday, April 24, 2018 by RODNEY HO/rho@ajc.com on</b> <b>Melissa Ruggieri's AJC Music Scene blog</b><p>In a lawsuit filed this week, Fulton County woman …

Herpes

How Soon After Sex Can STD Symptoms Start?

The answer is more complicated than you think<p>You're not proud of it, but you had unprotected sex and now you're worried if the escapade may come with consequences. You’re not the first guy to wonder how soon symptoms might show up if your worst fears are realized and you picked up a sexually …

Public Health

My Instagram model ex gave me herpes: suit

A purported socialite gave her beau herpes and genital warts and then tried to convince him he was misdiagnosed, he claims in a lawsuit.<p>Pretty …

New York City

What the NBA doesn’t want you to know, plus stories about gambling and herpes

Former NBA referee Tim Donaghy joined Chad Doing on Rip City Drive to talk about certain things that the NBA does not want you to know. Donaghy was a …

Basketball

Causes of Fluid Filled Bumps on the Skin That Cause Itching

Skin infections and contact with irritating substances provoke inflammation and immune responses in the skin tissues. These responses often lead to …

Skin Care

There’s a Very Good Chance You Have Herpes

Don’t worry, we’re all in this together.<p>Raise your hand if you know someone who has herpes. Yup, thought so.<p>And for the first time ever, scientists have given an official estimate of just how many people around the globe are afflicted with this super-common STD. On Wednesday, the World Health …

Public Health

Why I Love Telling People I Have Herpes

Breaking the STD's stigma one disclosure at a time<p><i>ANDY WAS GIGGLING.</i> To be fair, we both were. Andy was working on a political campaign in Maine while I finished a social media internship in New York City. And after texting for two months about how much we wanted to see each other—and have sex with …

Relationships

How the Herpes Virus Is Being Used to Treat Cancer

Sounds crazy, but this could seriously be life-saving.<p>Scientists have discovered a new ally in the fight against skin cancer: herpes. No, <i>seriously</i>.<p>The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it has approved Imlygic for the treatment of melanoma lesions on the skin and lymph nodes.<p>The …

Cancer Cells

Herpes Simplex Viruses In Aids

In the USA, Herpes only occurs in 4% of cases as the initial disease in connection with HIV-infection. This is very little with respect to the …

Public Health

R. Kelly accused of sexual assault and infecting woman with herpes

A woman has filed a lawsuit against R. Kelly, accusing the singer of sexual battery, knowingly infecting her with herpes and locking her in rooms for punishment.<p>Faith Rodgers says in the suit filed Monday in New York that she met Kelly about a year ago after a concert in San Antonio, Texas. The …

Corruption

Woman Sues R. Kelly, Charging Sexual Assault and Herpes Infection

On Monday a woman filed a lawsuit against R. Kelly in Supreme Court in New York, alleging that the singer sexually assaulted her, infected her with …

African-American News

R. Kelly Accused of Sexual Assault and Infecting Woman with Herpes – Variety

A woman filed a lawsuit Monday against R. Kelly, alleging that the singer sexually assaulted her, locked her in rooms to punish her for failing to …

R. Kelly

Natural Treatments for Shingles

Unfortunately, too many people have to deal with the pain and discomfort of shingles. The good news is that there are effective treatments.<p>Antiviral …

Herpes

Woman accuses R. Kelly of sex abuse, giving her herpes

NEW YORK — A woman has filed a lawsuit in New York against R. Kelly, accusing the singer of sexual battery, knowingly infecting her with herpes and …

R. Kelly

Woman Sues R. Kelly, Charging Sexual Assault and Herpes Infection

On Monday, a woman filed a lawsuit against R. Kelly in Supreme Court in New York, alleging that the singer sexually assaulted her, infected her with …

R. Kelly

Faith Rodgers says R. Kelly sexually assaulted her, locked her in rooms, and gave her herpes

Yet another woman says that R. Kelly sexually assaulted her.<p>A lawsuit filed this week by Faith Rodgers outlines disturbing scenarios that align with …

R. Kelly