SUMMARY In the first video of a series about Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Laci Green gives an overview on Herpes Simplex Virus. She begins by covering the latest facts and research about herpes including how to keep yourself safe. In the second section, she discusses herpes stigma. In the third section, she discusses what changes in life with herpes. She closes by inviting audiences to share their stories and combat herpes stigma.