The herpes vaccine can treat the herpes zoster virus

By now, you probably know that the herpes outbreak that hit the U.S. this year is being blamed on the use of the HSV-2 vaccine, which is made by the vaccine manufacturer, Merck.

But what’s not known is how well the vaccine works.

And what the virus can do when it comes to transmitting the herpes virus isn’t well understood, according to new research.