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Condoms Work: Condoms can be up to 98% effective at preventing sexually transmitted diseases when used correctly. It should be noted that barrier methods like condoms are the only contraception shown to reduce the spread of stds. Practicing safe sex reduces the number of stds and thereby reduces the chances of getting cervicitis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had unprotected sex. Doubts because of sex inexperience. Took Plan-B Onestep 23 hours later. Overweight/obese BMI. Will it work?
Probably: an you are officially not inexperienced now. Always use condoms and spermicidal foam or gel. If you are now sexCcourtney stodden videoills. It is time to be sexually responsible. ...Read more
None, ...: Contacting the right area with bacteria will always brings the potentially offending germs to the obviously or microscopically injured cells of skin or mucosa incurred by sexual acts. Hence there would be no imaginable ways to lessen STD risks; this is life reality and prevention by not doing it is the best way to avoid. Nonetheless, the odd of catching STDs is still low, but not impossible. ...Read more
Medical review: libido has diverse causes and hence have diverse ways of management, the main causes can be physical: medical conditions and medications, vaginal atrophy and substance use, other factors can be psychological particularly stress, depression or PTSD It can also be relationship related problems A reasonable starting point is seeing your doctor for medical check and counseling ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3/16/14unprotected sex with 1guy. 3/20 sex with other man unprotected. 3/17took levonogestrel. Previous menstuation 1/31 & 3/4/14..Who fatheredmychild?
On/around aug. 18-19 had protected sex with 1 partner but condom broke 1 week later had unprotected sex with different partner could I have hiv?
That depends: Did either of these partners have hiv? If the answer is no, then no you can't. If you don't know their HIV status then the answer is possibly. If you have concerns, get your self tested. The more often you engage in risky behavior the greater your risk of exposure. The question is what do you value more, a short term good time, or your life? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can be: Especially on the more extreme levels. I just tell patients, that anything that gets you moving and your heart rate up is great. And it's even better if you love to do it, as that will help you do it consistently. That's one of the keys of exercise, you have to do it consistently! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Anal Sex: Anal sex is a common human sexual experience. There is no bad or good in medicine or science. Sometimes there is shame. Sometimes there are risks for common stds, just like other forms of sexual intercourse. Anal sex can take some time to get used to. But, for many humans, straight and gay and bisexual, this is a normal part of their sexual life. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The degree of: risk depends on the time the Plan B was taken. Even if the male did not ejaculate - pre-ejaculate could have been released. Plan B One-Step is up to 89 % effective when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex. It can reduce chance of pregnancy by up to 95% if used within 24 hours. It continues to reduce the risk of pregnancy up to 120 hours (5 days) after unprotected sex, but is less ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi there. Is vinyasa yoga more appropriate before after an intense cardio workout? (Wrestling, Mauy Thai, Jui Jitsu)
Warm up vs cool down: Active warm up is ideal prior to intense workouts. Depending upon how aggressive your yoga routine is, it might serve as warm up. With that said, cooling down is also a good idea after intense exercise too. Bottom line, there's no proof that any specific exercise routine is better than another for warm up or cool down, aside from general statements. ...Read more
Yoga is good: What are your goals? If you are worried about your bone density, then would focus on weight bearing exercise. Yoga is a good exercise in general and definitely activates the muscles as well so would be good for you. Would also consider adding in some light weighttraining as well. ...Read more