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A cure for Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-1 and HSV-2) is urgently needed for the 6 billion people globally living with HSV. Herpes is not benign. We need a cure today because patients are waiting.


Learn more about Herpes Cure Advocacy and our goals. There needs to be greater emphasis on cure, treatment and prevention as no public health intervention or national strategy exists. Herpes spreads primarily asymptomatically from those unaware of their HSV+ status.

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Hear the latest medical breakthroughs in Herpes Simplex Virus. We want to expedite this work because patients are waiting. Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-1 and HSV-2) impacts billions and is a serious chronic infectious disease.


Despite the high prevalence of herpes globally, it is still a traumatic diagnosis that can cause feelings of shame, chronic stress, depression or anxiety. We believe because it is stigmatized so intensely, there have been no centralized advocacy efforts to date, and no cure.

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead

WE NEED YOUR HELP! Learn more about our fundraising goals and donate today.

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