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Sizing, Safety, Selection, and Use of Male and Female Condoms


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The world of condoms has (pardon the anti-safer-sex pun) exploded in the past thirty years. As we get more comfortable talking about sex and more interested in having both hot and healthy sex lives, condom manufacturers have stepped up in enterprising ways.

Large condoms, small condoms, flavored, unlubricated, non-latex, even vegan condoms are all options we didn't have twenty years ago, to say nothing of the myriad of textures and shapes condoms now come in. Which makes finding the best condom for you more likely, but also more of a challenge. If you're looking for guidance on everything from condom size to condom safety, look no further.

Condom Safety and Effectiveness: When used properly, condoms remain the best way to protect yourself and your partners from sexually transmitted diseases, and a good way to prevent unwanted pregnancy. Find out more:

Finding the Best Condoms: What makes a condom best for you depends on what you're looking for in a condom, and your unique shape, size, and response. But there are some key questions to ask yourself that can help narrow down the field:

Condom How Tos: How much fun you have when using condoms, and how effective they are, depends almost entirely on you and the people you're having sex with:

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