Herpes and dating
” are usually short and predicated on nothing more than a false sense of familiarity.
I think most people who have had herpes for a few years know this too.
Not to mention these products are often cheap and tacky. Herpes dating apps rely on, profit from and contribute to the social stigma that I am absolutely against. Creating a dating app only for people with herpes feeds into the prejudice that people with STIs shouldn’t date people without STIs.
The relationships that start with the premise “Hey I’ve got herpes too, let’s get a drink!These websites enable the self-segregation of the H community in a way that I believe contributes to our invisibility and inertia. Some of these websites claim to empower their customers.