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What is the biggest sign you have an STI?

posted on February 16, 2018 7:10 pm

Lets talk a bit about STIs. STIs can be a very real risk for people if they are engaging in certain types of sexual contact. It’s good to know that when it comes to STIs and how they are transmitted, they are… Blood Sexual Fluids (Semen and Vaginal fluids) Skin to skin contact Breast milk and Vaginal Delivery […]

I got the arm implant removed on friday morning and had sex monday night. he pulled out is this a pregnancy risk?

posted on February 16, 2018 6:56 pm

It is important to know that as soon as the Nexplanon is removed, pregnancy is possible. So if unprotected sex occurred, there would be  a risk of pregnancy Emergency Contraception is an option which can be taken up to 5 days after the sexual contact. Emergency Contraception works by delaying ovulation – the process when the ovaries release an […]

Is it normal for a female to not experience an orgasm during vaginal intercourse?

posted on February 16, 2018 6:42 pm

This is a really great question. As far as the anatomy side of things go, many people with vaginas do not climax during penile-vaginal intercourse. The vaginal canal actually has very few nerve endings. The clitoris, however, has as many nerve endings as a penis. In order to orgasm, you need to find out what works for your body. Some people have no problem having an orgasm through […]

I masturbate a lot. Is this bad?

posted on February 10, 2018 4:49 pm

Masturbation is a safe way to explore your body and learn more about your sexual likes and dislikes.  Masturbation doesn’t come with a risk of STI transmission or pregnancy, and it doesn’t require the same communication skills as being sexually active with someone else. Self-masturbation can also help you figure out your sexual boundaries and preferences before you become sexually […]

I was treated for Chlamydia two an half weeks ago….

posted on February 10, 2018 4:45 pm

…. and my boyfriend was treated a week and a half ago, and we had unprotected sex yesterday could I be re-infected ? Let’s start out by talking about what Chlamydia is and how it can be spread or transmitted. Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted bacterial infection of the vagina, penis, anus, or throat. Chlamydia is spread through vaginal fluids and semen. Someone can […]