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condoms and x-rays

Nov 12, 2006

Hi, Dr bob how r you, i hope you r doing good, i have a quick question i was in vacation in france for 15 days, the day before i left the u.s i purchased a lot of condoms,specially when you go to france,you gonna need em ,but for security purposes everything has to be scaned in the x-ray,is it possible that the x-ray could be harmfull to the latex condoms,by the way where did you and steve stayed,i was in nimes,marseille,ales,avignon, it was funn i met a lot of girls,thank you Dr for taking time to read this question,meaby it would help others in the archives, tim,tx

Response from Dr. Frascino


You need extra condoms when you go to France??? Hmmm . . . just wait until you visit Italy. You won't have room in your suitcase for clothes.

X-rays will not harm condoms. So fear not, OK?

Steve and I have traveled throughout France. Most recently we were in Provence (Aix-en-Provence), Toulouse and many small towns and villages in between. We head back to Paris for Christmas. (Yes, we'll pack extra condoms.)

Stay well.

Dr. Bob

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