• practices
  • No matter the scenario, it can sometimes feel awkward and difficult to establish and sustain healthy practices without coming off like the Sex Decency Brigade. (scarleteen.com)
  • In these days of AIDS, it is essential to enjoy sex, but always within the confines of safe practices to protect yourself and others from contracting the HIV virus (causes AIDS), as well as numerous other diseases. (davidmcminn.com)
  • This guide covers esoteric sexual practices that people would find easy to incorporate into their sex lives and at the same time yield excellent results safely. (davidmcminn.com)
  • T his text is designed to educate in safe sex practices. (davidmcminn.com)
  • Safe sex practices may include thorough washing of the anal region before anilingus to wash away most external fecal particles and reduce the risk of contraction of fecal-sourced infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because people can be at risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections during these activities, safe sex practices are advised, although transmission risk is significantly reduced during non-penetrative sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • vagina
  • In addition, you don't want to put lotions inside your vagina or anus, as those can irritate that tissue and up the risks of wounds or infections. (scarleteen.com)
  • Some people believe that it only counts as sex if a penis goes into a vagina, but this isn't true for everybody. (plannedparenthood.org)
  • Vaginal sex is when a penis goes inside a vagina. (plannedparenthood.org)
  • When you have wiped your vaginal area, you may repeat the steps of wiping by starting behind the vagina to wipe the anal area and between your buttocks. (wikihow.com)
  • citation needed] They may be found anywhere in the anal or genital area, and are frequently found on external surfaces of the body, including the penile shaft, scrotum, or labia majora of the vagina. (wikipedia.org)
  • It may be that the incorrect use of the term vagina is due to not as much thought going into the anatomy of the female genitals, and that this has contributed to an absence of correct vocabulary for the external female genitalia among both the general public and health professionals. (wikipedia.org)
  • receptive
  • AIDS is a very serious disease -- for homosexuals, drug users, and receptive partners in anal sex from an AIDS-infected partner. (libchrist.com)
  • In the U.S. the CDC recommends three months, unless there are extenuating circumstances, such as a significant occupational exposure in a health care worker or a significant exposure with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive (such as anal receptive sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive). (thebody.com)
  • anus
  • Put a barrier between your partner's anus and your mouth to keep yourself safe. (mnaidsproject.org)
  • The anus has a relatively high concentration of nerve endings and can be an erogenous zone, and the receiver may receive pleasure from external anal stimulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applying the mouth to the genitals immediately after applying it to the anus can introduce the bacterium Escherichia coli ("E. coli") into the urethra, leading to a urinary tract infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • sexually
  • Herpes simplex-1 and herpes simplex-2 are contagious sexually transmitted viruses that can cause symptoms in the genitals, face, and mouth. (talesofasouthernmom.com)
  • Though not technically an STI, BV does seem to happen more if you're sexually active-it very rarely affects those who have never had sex. (hivplusmag.com)
  • Although BV is not a sexually transmitted disease, and the link between sexual activity and BV is not well understood, sex is often associated with women who have new or multiple male or female sexual partners. (wikihow.com)
  • If the receiving partner has wounds or open sores on the genitals, or if the giving partner has wounds or open sores on or in the mouth, or bleeding gums, this poses an increased risk of sexually transmitted infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • it can denote any sexual activity between opposite-sex or same-sex pairings, but is generally defined as the sexually reproductive act of transferring sperm from a male to a female or sexual procreation between a man and a woman. (wikipedia.org)
  • penis
  • Pearling or genital beading is a form of body modification, the practice of permanently inserting small beads made of various materials beneath the skin of the genitals-of the labia, or of the shaft or foreskin of the penis. (wikipedia.org)
  • partners
  • Because of the way sexuality works, the more invested we are in the health and well-being of ourselves and our partners, the more safe and protected we tend to be and feel, and the easier it usually then becomes to be and stay aroused and to enjoy sex. (scarleteen.com)
  • If we can't talk about things like sexual health and safety with partners, we probably can't talk about things more loaded but which we need to for a mutually enjoyable sex life, like consent and what we do and don't like doing. (scarleteen.com)
  • Your partner no longer needs to 'perform' to meet your needs and you can have great sex every time with less than 'ideal' partners. (davidmcminn.com)
  • When having sex between outbreaks, make sure that your partners understand the risks. (talesofasouthernmom.com)
  • Basically, anything that throws off your vagina's natural balance can increase your likelihood of getting BV as to things like douching, having multiple sex partners, and switching back and forth between anal and vaginal sex. (hivplusmag.com)
  • Anilingus with a number of casual partners increases the health risks associated with the practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • heterosexual
  • A woman should stop driving her car long before she should be concerned about heterosexual, non-anal sex with a man who is not bisexual or a drug user. (libchrist.com)
  • partner
  • Don't be afraid to talk to your partner about sex. (fpv.org.au)
  • Or perhaps in any given relationship, you and your partner started taking risks somewhere along the line, and now you're having trouble getting back into healthier habits like you'd like to. (scarleteen.com)
  • Some people may think that being responsible when it comes to reducing risks of disease -- or asking a partner to -- is somehow insulting, distrustful or rude, and it's mighty hard to be assertive about sexual safety with those attitudes in the mix. (scarleteen.com)
  • Sex that's painful or uncomfortable shouldn't continue and your partner should respect that. (plannedparenthood.org)
  • The romantic myth persists in Western culture that you can only have great sex with your 'ideal' partner. (davidmcminn.com)
  • Anilingus can be performed in a number of sex positions including: the passive partner is on all fours in the doggy position with the active partner performing anilingus from behind. (wikipedia.org)
  • If an individual has unprotected sex with an infected partner, there is a 70% chance that he or she will also become infected. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • this is done whether naked or clothed and is more commonly known as dry humping or dry sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms occur in 40-90% of cases and most commonly include fever, large tender lymph nodes, throat inflammation, a rash, headache, and/or sores of the mouth and genitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • pregnancy
  • You can also put the child up for adoption, but with all the risks that pregnancy carries, I think this is an unnecessary risk to you. (empowher.com)
  • engage
  • The behaviors you engage in are irrelevant as long as you are safe about it. (empowher.com)
  • People may engage in anilingus for its own sake, before anal fingering or penetration, or as part of foreplay. (wikipedia.org)
  • butt
  • Dildos, butt plugs, anal beads, flesh lights or vegetables - whatever you're into, sex toys have the potential to transmit HIV when they're shared during sex. (mnaidsproject.org)
  • reproductive
  • A lot of questions about how to have sex , how to masturbate, and worries about all of what's all going on down below can be easily solved by simply getting to know what genitals and other reproductive organs are all about. (scarleteen.com)
  • area
  • White patches on the LS body area, itching, pain, pain during sex (in genital LS), easier bruising, cracking, tearing and peeling, and hyperkeratosis are common symptoms in both men and women. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] Conservative Judaism's Committee on Jewish Law and Standards, which until December 2006 held the same position as Orthodoxy, recently issued multiple opinions under its philosophy of pluralism, with one opinion continuing to follow the Orthodox position and another opinion substantially liberalizing its view of homosexual sex and relationships while continuing to regard certain sexual acts as prohibited. (wikipedia.org)
  • mouth
  • Always wash your hands before eating, before touching eyes nose, mouth, or genitals, and after going to the bathroom, sneezing, and sexual activity because it always a good idea to keep our hands clean and that goes for all of us. (empowher.com)
  • penetration
  • The Explanatory Note of the Rome Statute, which binds the International Criminal Court, defines rape as follows: The perpetrator invaded the body of a person by conduct resulting in penetration, however slight, of any part of the body of the victim or of the perpetrator with a sexual organ, or of the anal or genital opening of the victim with any object or any other part of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • sexual activity
  • During adolescence and young adulthood, discussions would cover myths about rape, how to set boundaries for sexual activity, and breaking the links between sex, violence and coercion. (wikipedia.org)
  • toys
  • Use it to cover shared sex toys which cannot be sterilized by boiling. (scarleteen.com)
  • Thoroughly clean any sex toys to prevent spreading the infection or even reinfecting yourself. (wikihow.com)
  • Worry
  • In the short term, you might not be able to control your bowels, but don't worry -- your expanded anal walls will eventually return to normal size. (mnaidsproject.org)
  • reduce
  • Either procedure is relatively safe with risks and healing much like a subdermal implant in any other part of the body, although, like many genital piercings, the generous blood flow to the genitals can reduce healing times considerably. (wikipedia.org)