The most well-known of the sites is Positive Singles, which boasts that it’s the largest dating site and app for those with herpes, HPV, HIV, AIDs and Hepatitis.
Herpes dating sites give people with herpes a great chance to find a stress-free, guilt-free and no barriers on physical intimacy relationship.
(CNN) -- When John got divorced after 12 years of marriage, he took a deep breath and launched into the dating scene."And wham, with my very first girlfriend, I caught herpes," he says.
"You feel betrayed and all of a sudden separated from the rest of the world.
Nationwide, at least 45 million people ages 12 and older, or one out of five adolescents and adults, have had genital HSV infection.
Between the late 1970s and the early 1990s, the number of Americans with genital herpes infection increased 30 percent.
When you have herpes, you are struggling With the stigma of herpes.