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Condoms Through The Ages

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Safe sex is by no means a modern concept and, although perhaps today’s methods of protection differ quite radically from the days when a gentleman slipped on a quick pigs bladder, the concept is the same. Nowadays it’s a simple task to pop along and have a quick STD test to put your mind at rest if you’ve an unplanned … Continue reading

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A Close Look At Condoms

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The condom has a colorful history. Cave paintings show that it was used during prehistoric times. Historians have no idea what the early condoms were made of but the ancient Romans made theirs from the guts and bladders of animals. In addition to being elastic, animal cecum had a fineness and strength which made it an excellent sheath. Surprisingly, condoms … Continue reading

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Condoms

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Along with many issues surrounding sex, condoms are still a bit of a taboo in polite society. But as well as preventing pregnancy, condoms help prevent the transmission of most sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). However, despite the dangers of unprotected sex, statistics from STD tests show that condoms are not used as often as they could be. Perhaps if we … Continue reading