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Extended Pleasure Condoms
Are non penetrative sex practices risky for contracting leprosy? E.g.: female (active) to male (passive) masturbation without condom, fellatio.
Maybe, but low risk: Any personal contact (kissing, skin contact, etc) can transmit leprosy. This includes sex, both penetrating and non penetrating, but probably no more often than other contact. Fortunately, leprosy is quite hard to transmit. Most household and sexual contacts (e.g. spouses) never catch it themselves. I suggest you discuss it with the doctor or clinic caring for the person with leprosy. ...Read more
These are mostly closed end tubes of latex and occasionally other materials to cover the penis during intercourse and prevent pregnancy and disease transmission. A wise person uses them when the history of their partner is unknown. There are some available for women's use ...Read more
Withdrawl and condom safe contraception? Combined? And if sperm can get through condoms without cracking up?
To avoid precum to reach vagina, wearing condom on penis before touching each other sexual part, is sufficient to avoid pregnancy?
Maybe,maybe not: All forms of birth control have some risk of failure.Covering the penis before it has expressed any secretions is the only way to get the best protection from the condom. Using another if you go a second round is also important. Failure rate with this plan is cited as small. ...Read more
Partner had successful vasectomy. Sperm count at zero. I'm on birth control. We use condoms and withdrawal method. Chances of pregnancy?
No sperm: No sperm, no pregnancy possible. The main reason to continue using condoms is to protect against STDs. Birth control pills are 99% protective against pregnancy. Withdrawal method unnecessary given partner has had a vasectomy, you are on birth control pills and you are using condoms. ...Read more
Yes: Unless your allergic to latex, condoms are safe to use, and should be used to prevent std's even when on ocp's. The newer generation of pills are low dose. The great majority of women, weight should not be affected. You should always watch your diet, eat healthy, excercise, and drink plenty of water. Weight gain is mostly do to sedentary life styles while consuming high caloric meals. ...Read more
Is female condom better protection to my partner than his condom?Should he too wear one?I have HPV 16 + others. How effective's female condom to male?
Here are some...: Using male or female condom for better safe sex is just heighten protection by adding additional barrier to the natural barriers - skin and mucosa. If natural barrier is violated by physical trauma or chemical injury, we rely on humoral immune defense including antibodies, WBC, complicated inflammatory processes, etc. Condom helps such, but there has been no known specific study to address yours. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Used condom properly. No ejaculation. No birth control. Chance of pregnancy? Should i use emergency contraception? (Within 72 hours)
Wearing condom on penis and touching each other sexual parts, doesn't allow precum to transfer to vagina?
No: If you were wearing a condon during that whole sexual encounter you should be ok. ...Read more
Is birth control pills, a successful vasectomy, condoms, and withdrawal method, all used at same time, enough to protect against pregnancy?
Wow : That may get as close to 100% as it can get. ...Read more