Would you date someone with genital warts?
More than 40% of women said being told they had HPV would impact their dating and sex lives, with younger women being the most concerned. Just 22% said they would date someone with HPV, and more than half would consider ending a relationship with a partner if they knew they had it.
Should I tell my boyfriend I have genital warts?
Do I need to tell my partner? This is entirely your decision. Most men and women with HPV infection carry the infection without ever being aware of it. HPV infection does not need to be treated and in 95% cases, you would get rid of it through your immunity.
Do healthy people get genital warts?
Genital warts are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). Genital warts affect both women and men, but women are more vulnerable to complications. Genital warts can be treated, but they can come back unless the underlying infection is also treated.