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Anti-Immigrant Condoms Spark Controversy

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | Business

BERLIN, Sept 6 (Reuters) - A German firm has apologised for producing condoms marked with an offensive message that were used in a far-right party's...

5 Things Every Woman Should Carry In Her Purse

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.20.2013 | Fifty

You never know when you are going to be called to the stage on TV's "Let's Make A Deal" and asked to produce a hair net in exchange for $100 or a chan...

Michael McLaughlin

Mayoral Candidate Promises Better Condoms For New Yorkers

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- More jobs, lower taxes, affordable housing -- voters have heard those clichéd promises from New York mayoral candidates before. But how a...

Need A Reason To Use A Condom? Watch This Ad

Posted 08.05.2013 | Comedy

Hey, guys. Are you unsure whether or not to use a condom? Watch this amazingly dramatic rendering of parenthood, produced by Durex Condoms, and you mi...

Do Condom Distribution Programs Actually Discourage Safe Sex?

Dick Keiser Jr., Ph.D. | Posted 09.21.2013 | Gay Voices
Dick Keiser Jr., Ph.D.

I suggest an alternative: Shift the responsibility for safe sex to the individual. Gay health organizations need to redirect their efforts from stuffing condom packets into teaching responsibility, safety and fun.

Celebrity Condoms From Daft Punk To Mischa Barton

Posted 07.11.2013 | Celebrity

Daft Punk is soon releasing a "Get Lucky" condom with Durex, but the musicians certainly aren't the first celebrities to have their own rubbers. Check...

The Trouble With Praising HIV-Negative Gay Men

Mark S. King | Posted 08.24.2013 | Gay Voices
Mark S. King

By showing support for negative guys, I am clearly demeaning HIV-positive men. But wait! I'm HIV-positive myself, so that must mean I'm being sarcastic in my support of negative guys, because there's so little room for sincerity and goodwill in the chasm between us.

To Show Real Gay Pride, How About Reframing Safe Sex as What Proud, Healthy Gay Men Naturally Do?

John-Manuel Andriote | Posted 08.17.2013 | Gay Voices
John-Manuel Andriote

When we have new generations who didn't watch their friends die horrific deaths from AIDS now dismissing condom use as "political correctness," and serious writers claiming that "hedonism" is what drives reckless sexual behavior, it's time for a reality check.

LOOK: This Wedding Dress Is Made Of...Condoms?!

Posted 06.10.2013 | Weddings

Last week: wedding dress made out of toilet paper. This week: wedding dress made out of condoms! Australia's Illawarra Mercury reported Friday that...

D.C. Government Wants You To Wrap It Up

Posted 06.04.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Starting Tuesday, a new commercial from District of Columbia health officials will promote condom use in the nation's capital. The co...

With Hate Crimes Up, NYC Teens Tackle Homophobia

Catherine M. Abate | Posted 07.30.2013 | New York
Catherine M. Abate

Pride Month is about to begin. But as we commence the celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) culture and equal rights, we find ourselves confronted by a spate of horrible crimes.

In an Unpredictable HIV Vaccine Search, Hope Still Reigns

Mitchell Warren | Posted 07.16.2013 | Impact
Mitchell Warren

Nothing about AIDS vaccine research and development has ever been easy or straightforward except for one simple truth: to end the AIDS epidemic we will ultimately need an effective vaccine.

What Happens When Condoms Are Criminal?

Renato Barucco | Posted 07.09.2013 | Gay Voices
Renato Barucco

What comes into your mind when you think about condoms? Something that most likely will not come into your mind is criminal intent. Nevertheless, in some contexts, condoms can be considered vehicles of illegal activities. They can be confiscated and prohibited.

LOOK: The World's First Condom Specifically Designed For Anal Sex (NSFW)

Posted 07.06.2013 | Gay Voices

NOTE: The video previously associated with this story has been removed by Origami Condoms. For more information about the R.A.I. condom, visit their w...

Geographic Technology Helps Put Ethiopia on Map of Global Health Success

David J. Olson | Posted 06.24.2013 | Impact
David J. Olson

In just six years, DKT Ethiopia has transformed its system for tracking contraceptive sales from pins and pencils to computers and satellites and, in the process, helped create a family planning and HIV prevention success story in the Horn of Africa.

It's Time to Make Sex Education Mandatory in Our Nation's Schools

Steve Siebold | Posted 06.09.2013 | Politics
Steve Siebold

I'm not encouraging teenagers to go out and have sex, but critical thinking says as sure as the sun will rise in the east, teenagers are going to have sex. So rather than fight the inevitable, why not do everything we can to make sure they are having safe sex?

OUCH OUCH OUCH

Posted 04.08.2013 | Comedy

Bill Gates is willing to dish out $100,000 to anyone who can invent a better way to apply condoms, and slingshot master Joerg Sprave is willing to ans...

Catherine New

Condoms Get Major Upgrade

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 04.08.2013 | Small Business

Let's face it, for many people the classic latex condom is an unsensational product at best. And for nearly a century, no one really bothered to make ...

Design Stories: Sherpaa + Fanghor

Guy Cimbalo | Posted 06.03.2013 | Small Business
Guy Cimbalo

A REVOLUTIONARY HEALTH CARE SERVICE FINDS ITS VISUAL VOICE Most of the swag that surfaced at South by Southwest was kiddie fare - stickers, light-up ...

Yes. Bacon Condoms.

Posted 03.28.2013 | Weird News

Bacon condoms. They exist. J & D's Foods, a Seattle company that also makes bacon lubricant -- which "began as an elaborate April Fool's prank and...

Why Some Guys Don't Wear Condoms

Marten Weber | Posted 05.18.2013 | Gay Voices
Marten Weber

I spoke to 40 gay men in seven countries, either online or in person. All of them made it clear in their online profiles that they eschew the use of protection. None of them is HIV-positive. Here is the list of reasons why they don't use condoms.

Catherine New

LOOK: 9 Strange Things You Can Have Regularly Delivered To Your Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 03.11.2013 | Small Business

Even as newspapers and magazines lament the demise of subscribers, there seems to be no shortage of small businesses vying to deliver other goods to y...

Condoms and the Cross

Matthew Bode | Posted 05.08.2013 | Detroit
Matthew Bode

When we offer safer sex kits, a wall comes down. Honesty for us means we need to distribute safer sex kits. It is time we loved people as much as our ideologies.

Transforming Communities Through Humor, Grit and Entrepreneurship: A Conversation With Thailand´s 'Mr Condom'

Pro Journo | Posted 05.05.2013 | Impact
Pro Journo

When I met up with Mechai Viravaidya at his restaurant Cabbages and Condoms in Bangkok, he walked the grounds with an ease of familiarity, showing me elaborate sculptures, figurines and lamps all made out of colored condoms.

WATCH: Is Unprotected Sex Becoming The Norm Amongst Gay Men?

Posted 02.27.2013 | Gay Voices

With the rising trend of "barebacking" re-entering the gay community, many are asking if there is a correlation between unprotected sex and an increas...