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6 safe sex practices you should consider

STDs & STIs
Safe sex can be defined as any sexual act that involves the use of methods that can help reduce the transmission of STIs, including HIV.

Do I have uterine fibroids?

Female Body
Fibroids are abnormal growths that develop on the walls of the uterus. Doctors may call them myomas or leiomyomas.

6 possible causes for irregular periods

Female Body
You have an irregular period if the length of your menstrual cycle keeps changing significantly.

6 commonly asked questions about dental dams

STI Prevention
Did you know that you can catch or pass an STI through oral sex? I bet you didn’t!

Delayed puberty: signs you are a late bloomer

Male Body
Ali is 15 years old. Unlike his peers, his testicles are not yet enlarged and he has no pubic hair. Is this normal?

What should I do if the condom broke?

STI Prevention
What do you do if you notice a tear in the condom after pulling out? Or semen leaking out? Or feel the condom break?

Did your parents ever talk to you about sex?

Making Love
My parents found out I had been having sex with our neighbor’s son. I was 11. He was 13. I was given a serious beating. I was sore for days - from the beating, not the sex.

What it's like to be a teen father

Relationship Problems
Dan is 17. He is a father to a one-year-old girl. He shares his experience with teenage fatherhood.

Here's how you should wipe your vagina

Female Body
What is the correct way of wiping your vagina after peeing or urinating? Back to front? Front to back? Shaking off the excess pee? Not wiping at all?

All you need to know about reusable pads

Female Body
Did you know that you can use sanitary pads more than once?

6 first period stories you’ll relate to

Female Body
Do you remember your first-period experience? To many women, it is an unforgettable experience. 6 women share their first-period stories. 

Why are my periods so painful?

Female Body
I am 20 years old. I experience very painful periods and they are getting worse. Is this normal?