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The Pros & Cons of Condoms

Condoms are one of the most common forms of contraception in the world. But although they have a plethora of benefits, they have some disadvantages too. See some of the pros and cons of condoms to see if this method is right for you. Pros Prevents Pregnancy The first and most obvious benefit of condoms is that it is a highly effective means of preventing pregnancy. If used correctly, these little ‘rubbers’ are over 98% effective. Condoms are Cheap & Convenient Condoms are sold almost anywhere! From pharmacies to canteens, you can pretty much get a rubber anywhere. You don’t
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Categories: Main Categories, Safe Sex, STD's, Sex, Teens, and Tip & Tricks.
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Losing Your Virginity And What You Can Expect

Losing your virginity is pretty simple for boys, all they really have to do is aim. But for girls, it’s a little more complicated. While losing your virginity shouldn’t be taken too lightly, it isn’t something to be ashamed of, it’s something that should be celebrated! If you are considering cashing in the V-Card, and don’t know what to expect, here are a couple of tips and tricks to guide you. What Does Losing Your Virginity Mean Going all the way is unique to everyone. While everyone has their own definition of what virginity is, losing it is accomplished the
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Categories: Main Categories, Safe Sex, STD's, Sex, Teens, and Tip & Tricks.
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6 Things Sex Ed Forgot To Teach You

Sexual education is an important part of health education and is vital for teen’s development, learning, and overall well-being. But sadly, there are so many topics that go unexplored in sex ed classrooms including conversations about female pleasure, birth control options, sex for LGBTQ people, STDs, and so much more. Here are 6 things that Sex Ed forgot to teach you. 1. Most Females Don’t Orgasm Through Penetration Although some unrealistic porn out there may lead you to believe that all women can reach orgasm after a couple minutes of penetration but, the reality is that in order for most
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Categories: Main Categories, Safe Sex, STD's, and Teens.
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5 Most Common STDs & How To Treat Them

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are very common, and having an STD is nothing to be ashamed of – but it is important to understand them, so you can enjoy a healthy sex life without worrying about contracting or spreading any STDs. If you want to learn about what the most common STDs are, as well as their symptoms and how to treat them – then read on and discover more about the 5 most common STDs. How STDs Are Spread According to the World Health Organisation, more than 1 million STDs are transmitted every day worldwide. STDs can be transmitted
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Categories: Main Categories, Safe Sex, STD's, Teens, Tip & Tricks, and Topics.
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Reasons You Missed Your Period… Other Than Pregnancy

Missed or late periods can have many causes other than pregnancy. If you’re sure that you’re not pregnant but worried about your delayed period, then we’re here to help you out. We discuss the top reasons why you could have missed your period. Stress! Stress affects your body in many ways, including messing up your period cycle. In fact, your body’s stress-response system is rooted in the same part of the brain that controls reproductive hormones. Stress can then cause ovulation and periods to delay or altogether skip a cycle. Managing stress could bring your cycle back to normal again.
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Categories: I'm Pregnant, Main Categories, Menstruation, Safe Sex, STD's, Teens, and Topics.
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Popular Menstrual Products Pros and Cons

There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to menstrual products. What works for one woman might not work for another. This is because we all have different cycle lengths, flow quantities, vaginal conditions, and different comfort levels. So, it’s important to understand and explore different methods of taking care of our period. See our list of pros and cons of the most popular period products. Tampons Tampons are one of the most popular menstrual products today and for good reason. These little cotton bits offer the freedom to feel comfortable and be active without worrying about leaks. Pros Discreet  Tampons
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Categories: Main Categories, Menstruation, Teens, Tip & Tricks, and Topics.
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10 Weird and Dangerous Contraceptives That You Should NEVER Try

It may be hard to believe since our grandparents and great-grandparents seemed to have a never-ending list of children, but the idea of contraceptives is actually as old as time. However, contraceptives definitely haven’t only been the neatly packaged combination pills we have access to now. There have been some weird and sometimes bizarre use of contraceptive methods, and some are still used today encourage you to NEVER try any of them. Try not to be totally terrified as we discuss some of these “so-called” contraceptives. 1. Lemon Yes, you read correctly. A literal lemon cut in half and used
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Categories: I'm not Pregnant, Main Categories, Sex, Teens, Tip & Tricks, Topics, and Trying to Conceive.
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