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New Zika Guidelines Will Change How Lots Of Americans Have Sex

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.05.2016 | Healthy Living

Pregnant couples in which a male partner may have been exposed to the mosquito-borne Zika virus should use condoms during vaginal, anal and oral sex o...

Crisis Pregnancy Centers Lie About Contraception, Too

David A. Grimes | Posted 01.18.2016 | Women
David A. Grimes

A Crisis Pregnancy Center in Chicago Source: Visviva Crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) lie about abortion to dissuade women from exercising th...

10 Ways You're Using Condoms Wrong

Health.com | Posted 12.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Health.com

It's been a while since that awkward moment in health class when you learned how to put a condom on a banana. Whether you were actually paying attention or too preoccupied chatting with your friends, it's possible you may have missed a thing or two about the proper way to wrap it up.

HIV Loses. Love Wins. Again

Ace Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Ace Robinson

We never discussed it directly, but it was clear that Michael was living with HIV. Even though I knew a couple of friends who were living with the virus, I really did not know anything about it except the basics that you learn in high school.

Please Stop Using PrEP to Abandon Condoms

Matthew Terrell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Matthew Terrell

I understand that we do not fear HIV like we used to; however, this does not mean we should outright dismiss other STIs because they are easily treatable.

10 Facts on HIV and Sex Work

Katherine Koster | Posted 12.03.2015 | Impact
Katherine Koster

Sex workers are recognized by the World Health Organization, along with other major health and human rights organizations, as one of four key populations in the global fight against HIV/AIDS.

Social Marketing Contributes 20% of All Contraception in Developing Countries

David J. Olson | Posted 12.03.2015 | Impact
David J. Olson

A DKT Indonesia midwife counsels a client in her clinic in Jember, East Java. In 2014, this network of nearly 5,000 midwife clinics helped DKT Indon...

Californians To Vote On Condoms In Porn Movies

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics

It won't just be the future of the country on the line in next year's election. The future of the porn industry might also be at stake.  A propo...

Condom Maker's Stock Slumps After China Abandons One-Child Policy

Associated Press | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.30.2015 | Business

HONG KONG (AP) — Shares of companies that make diapers, baby strollers and infant formula got a boost Friday from China's decision to scrap its...

'Netflix And Chill' Is Now A Condom Brand, Millennials

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.08.2015 | Comedy

If you were looking for that ice-breaking move on your next "Netflix and chill" night, here's something for your pants that's supposed to be laughed a...

How Data Provides Insight To Improve Adolescents' Health

Dr. Jonathan Mermin | Posted 10.05.2015 | Impact
Dr. Jonathan Mermin

We all have a role to play in helping to protect the sexual health of our young people - youth can be more aware of the risks they face, and parents and schools can get the information they need to stay safe.

Our Embarrassing Man Crush on Pope Francis

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 09.24.2015 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

Pope Francis arrives in Washington, D.C. as a conquering hero, with jostling crowds lining the street in rapt adulation. Trumpets, pomp, elaborate ce...

Our Embarrassing Man Crush on Pope Francis

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 09.24.2015 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

Despite this well-documented need for and benefits of contraception, the Pope opposes any effort to give women the right to control their own reproductive destiny. You cannot claim an affinity for the poor while promoting the very policies that ensure the poor will remain ever so.

Notes From a Dive Bar XXX

Alan Black | Posted 09.14.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Condoms on the bar floor everywhere. An Irish tourist is blowing them up like balloons, while his mate makes armpit farts and I think of James Joyce and how he liked to talk dirty about his wife's gas leaks.

If You Can't Get Hard, Don't Assume Condoms Are To Blame

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 08.24.2015 | Women

Academic studies can be fascinating... and totally confusing. So we decided to strip away all of the scientific jargon and break them down for you.&n...

Is The Spray-On Condom Finally Coming?

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 07.29.2015 | Weird News

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Proof No Penis Is Too Large For A Condom

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 07.17.2015 | Women

If any dude says he's "too big" to wear a condom, we've got some definitive evidence to the contrary.  On July 12, Twitter user Mousie poste...

The Polar Bear in Your Backyard

Stephanie Feldstein | Posted 07.16.2015 | Green
Stephanie Feldstein

For many people, the idea of a world without polar bears is eerie, but distant, like looking at photos of abandoned buildings. It's troubling, but in a NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) sort of way. Except the problem is in your backyard...and in your bedroom.

Couples Are Getting Paid To Have Sex To Try And Curb Spread Of HIV

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 06.26.2015 | Impact

We're inching closer to getting a condom that's actually enjoyable to wear. The Guardian reported earlier this month on some of the lucky couples t...

How Incentivizing People Is A Weapon In The Fight Against HIV

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 05.14.2015 | Impact

Young people will change their habits between the sheets, if it means a chance to win big bucks. New research by the World Bank is shedding light o...

This Man Is Reinventing The Condom To 'Focus On Pleasure'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 04.16.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Danny Resnic is on a mission to create the "next generation condom." The founder of ORIGAMI Condoms joined HuffPost Live's Nancy Redd on Wednesday ...

Therein Lies the Rubber

Joseph P. Farrell | Posted 06.03.2015 | Comedy
Joseph P. Farrell

How sad would an open box of 35 condoms look in my sock drawer until I met someone else? How long would that be? And why do I keep my condoms in the sock drawer? I have two nightstands, for crying out loud.

11 Tips For A Happy Vagina

Pamela Madsen | Posted 05.26.2015 | Fifty
Pamela Madsen

Vaginas need and enjoy attention; and knowing how to keep your vagina happy is very important -- because if your vagina isn't happy, nobody's happy!

Beautiful Fair-Trade Condoms Could Be Coming To A Bedroom Near You

HuffPost Germany | Lea Kosch | Posted 02.12.2015 | Business

Everyone’s experienced this: You’re shopping in a drugstore, and you have everything on your list except for one thing. You approach the aisle...

Mississippi Burning: The Need for Comprehensive Sex Education

Jason Panda | Posted 04.05.2015 | Impact
Jason Panda

If Mississippi is committed to change -- instead of being content with leading the nation in gonorrhea and chlamydia -- it will begin to change its sexual education policy and learn how to properly engage educators like Sanford Johnson.