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STI

Here's why you should never store condom in your wallet, or pocket

A damaged condom can make a person using it susceptible to STI's and keeping them in pockets also makes it easier for it to pick up germs.

25 Aug 2018 12:06 PM

Rare flesh-eating STI that causes genitals to erupt and rot diagnosed in UK

The STI was diagnosed within the past year in an unnamed woman aged between 15 and 25 years old.

24 Aug 2018 1:54 PM

Having sex two to four times a week slashes risk of prostate cancer

The study also found that men who first had sex at a younger age are more likely to suffer from prostate cancer.

18 Aug 2018 2:35 PM

Here's why you should never have sex in swimming pool

The chlorinated water in pools can cause pH changes to the vagina which can lead to vaginal infection.

12 Jun 2018 2:10 PM

Adolescents still shy away from seeking sex-related guidance

Parents were less likely to report discussing sex if the teen was younger or if the parent's ethnicity was anything other than white.

05 May 2018 3:15 PM

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Cancer-causing STI is so infectious even virgins can catch it

The human papillomavirus (HPV) is a very common sexually transmitted disease which affects at least half of people who are sexually active.

20 Dec 2017 2:49 PM

Here's a condom that can rate performance

It boasts ability to detect STI and assess performance but has sparked concerns it could be used to spy on a person’s intimate moments.

29 Nov 2017 12:35 PM

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