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Can I safely have unsafe sex during my period?
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In brief: NO
It's called unsafe for a reason! even if you don't get pregnant (which you might - sperm are viable in the female reproductive tract for 5 days) you can catch sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, and aids!

In brief: NO
It's called unsafe for a reason! even if you don't get pregnant (which you might - sperm are viable in the female reproductive tract for 5 days) you can catch sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, and aids!
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
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Dr. Martin Raff
Outstanding advice. You are actually at greater risk of acquiring STD's during your period than at other times because of the exposed surface of the lining of the uterus.
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