Herpes Virus, Causes of Infections and Preventive Methods
Keywords:Health, Herpes Viruses, Infections, Prevention.
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) usually has two groups, including HSV1 and HSV2. HSV1 often causes skin
and mucous membranes in the upper part of the body like the nose and mouth. HSV2 group causes skin
disease in the genital mucosa. This type of virus is quite common in our life today, has a great influence on
human health and needs certain attention. The paper was based on previous research as well as conducted
with the collected data from surveys of 40 patients infected with herpes simplex virus among 250 people
who were asked at two dermatology hospitals in southern Vietnam between March and April 2019. Thanks
to the analysis method developed by Hancock, this research aims to verify some causes of infecting herpes
simplex viruses, effective treatment methods as well as ways to prevent this kind of disease in order to
enhance common knowledge for the prosperity of human beings. Accordingly, some solutions have been
recommended with the purpose of making our world a better place to live.