Genital Herpes

It has been stated that the actual number of people in the United States who have genital herpes may be a lot higher than official statistics depict.

  • Describe what genital herpes as if you were addressing a potential patient.
  • Explain how genital herpes affects the human body.
  • Discuss some  possible reasons for this discrepancy in testing.
  • Given what you know about this type of infection, what would you suggest to improve testing?

 This should be a substantive response (between 75 -150 words minimum) to the topic(s) in your own words, referencing (using APA format) what you have discovered in your required reading and other learning activities.