H., says causes the biggest stir in dating because it's permanent.The site also includes people with HPV, the human papillomavirus."A lot of my clients are looking for relationships and they are on dating websites like e Harmony and Match, but then the question is, 'When do I tell him or her that I have herpes?Hindy says he sees value in the websites but worries there could be a negative effect."They are looking at websites where everyone to date has herpes or another STD, but that seems sad in a way -- to have to narrow the pool to just people who are infected," Hindy says. When you have Genital Herpes and/or HPV, it can feel like you are all alone in the world.It's off the charts, and there is a great deal of shame associated with being diagnosed with one of these diseases."To find a match on STD dating website Positive Singles.com, a user enters typical dating site information: gender, age, location -- and what infection they have.A drop-down menu offers a dozen sexually transmitted infections. Other sites: MPw (Meet people with H), positivesdating.com, stdmatch.net, and
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If I tell them right away, that person is going to go away.But if I let the relationship develop and wait to tell the person, is that betrayal? "It makes dating really hard."There are more than 110 million sexually transmitted infections among men and women in the United States, and there are 20 million new infections each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.