Can I get into the army with herpes?

Answer On One Hand: Herpes Is Highly InfectiousHerpes is a highly infectious disease that causes fever, fatigue and lesions in or on the lips, nose and genitalia. It can also cause encephalitis, meningiti... Read More »

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Can you join the US army with herpes?

You can join the army if you have herpes.

What is the difference between enlisting with the army vs doing the rotc program and going into the army as an officer?

Irregardless you will need to enlist into the Army, the ROTC program offered through some colleges requires you to be in the Army Reserves prior to applying for the Scholarship, it is your choice o... Read More »

Can a baby with herpes spread herpes through a bottle?

A baby with herpes can spread herpes through a bottle.

Does the Army test for herpes?

Genital herpes that are "not amenable to treatment" can prevent someone from joining the U.S. Army. During the recruitment process, while a specific herpes test may not occur, the military does ext... Read More »