This material must not be used for commercial purposes, or in any hospital or medical facility. Failure to comply may result in legal action. Medically reviewed by Drugs. Last updated on Jun 19, A condom can help prevent pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections STIs when used correctly during sex.
How to Choose the Best Condoms
Putting On A Condom In The Dark | YourTango
In the years between the first time you got your period and the first time you legally rented a car, you probably heard a lot of questionable sex advice from people who claimed to know better than you. Typically dispensed by such reliable sources as your sister's roommate's coworker at the fro-yo store, most of this dubious wisdom proposed easy solutions to complex-seeming sexual problems. Find yourself condomless in the heat of the moment? No problem — just make your own condoms out of plastic wrap, sandwich bags, or uninflated balloons that say "Get Well Soon, Grandma! A win for your vagina and the environment vaginronment , right? Well, it would be a win, if the D. But it doesn't.
Yeah, absolutely. However, it's not always easy. If you'd like to speak about it, try to do it when you're not about to have sex. If you're in a relationship, discuss it some other time. For many people, talking about sex and condoms is touchy, sensitive stuff.
Condoms come in lots of colors and textures these days but only two things matter: They should be made of plastic or latex which is way more reliable than animal tissue condoms and they should fit snugly. Yes, they do come in different lengths, widths, and thicknesses. Condom packages show an expiration date.