Description of services provided: ASHA’s website offers a list of frequently asked questions about herpes, provides lists of relevant events, and offers updated news and information about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). The National Herpes Resource Center is a service of ASHA. The Center provides information, makes referrals, serves as an advocate for national policies, sponsors medical research on herpes, and runs herpes awareness campaigns. The organization also runs a hotline to answer questions specific to herpes diagnosis and treatment, as well as communication between partners and with healthcare providers.
Description of services provided: The CDC Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases provides national leadership, research, policy development, and scientific information to help people live safer, healthier lives by the prevention of STDs and their complications.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Address: NIAID Office of Communications and Government Relations National Institutes of Health 5601 Fishers Lane, MSC 9806 Bethesda, MD 20892-9806
Description of services provided: NIAID supports research for allergic and infectious diseases, including genital herpes. The Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases offers an informative fact sheet about genital herpes. On the website, you can get news and event information, and updates on research programs.
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