There was an unwanted visitor running amok at Coachella this year … herpes.
According to the boss at HerpAlert– an online diagnosis and treatment website for the STD–, there’s been a huge spike in individuals looking to get treated for herpes in the areas surrounding the well-known music event.
HerpAlert’s stayed in business for 2 years currently, with doctors releasing prescriptions to pharmacies after individuals send photos of there, umm … the situation, for medical pros, to assess. The turn-around time is blazing quickly, it just takes around 2 hrs.
We’re told the website has seen a massive surge in individuals looking for prescriptions for herpes since Day 1 at Coachella. A massive 1,105 cases have actually been reported in Indio, Hand Desert and also Coachella Valley– and additionally L.A., Orange and also San Diego areas where a lot of the concertgoers live.
HerpAlert tells us they commonly deal with 12 cases a day in Southern Cali … yet throughout the initial 2 days of Coachella, the site serviced virtually 250 individuals!!! The most significant previous spike was during Oscars weekend 2018 when they got a plain 60 instances a day.
Bottom line … what occurs in Coachella might remain with you. Forever.