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Are Studded Condoms Safer?

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People keep asking question about condoms, well let's put it straigth and see !! Quotes from CDC brochures will explain it all (CONDOM EFFICACY, 2009)

Below are quotes from CDC brochures: There have been recent reports of naturally occurring holes in latex that are big enough for HIV to pass through. Why does CDC still recommend condoms to prevent HIV infection? The reports of holes in latex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chance to keep up with the BBS chatter. Thanks for bringing this to my attention. The old, and I do mean old, myth that latex condoms are no better than fishnet stockings in preventing HIV transmission has become a MTND (myth that never dies),... Read more »

protected oral sex with old condom (CONDOM IN CAR, 2009) (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009)

I received a protected oral sex in a massage parlor for a minute or two. But the condom I used was... Read more »

condom effectiveness (CONDOM EFFICACY 2008)

i read in a forum that hiv can pass through latex condoms and thus condoms are not effective in... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Negotiation Strategies and Actual Condom Use Among Latino Youth

...61 percent female -- were interviewed about condom negotiation strategies, perceptions of whether their partner wanted to use condoms, and actual condom use. Three strategies to obtain condom use -- risk information, direct verbal/nonverbal... Read more »
The Body

Condoms: Papal Pontifications, a Quicker Quickie and CCCCs (Common Condom Complaints and Conundrums), Part Two

... CCCC #1: Condoms break. Many folks writing in about HIV-transmission risk often tell me their condom broke, when in reality they actually never Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The NYC Condom: Use and Acceptability of New York City's Branded Condom

...Lifestyles brand -- was the first specially packaged condom unique to a municipality. The department distributed 5 million of the condoms to city organizations and businesses during the first month, and since has distributed an average of 3.4... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
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Condoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
How Effective is a Condom if it is used properly ? and if it breaks will you know ? Read more »

used condom's

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I play with them put them up me can i get aids from this. Read more »

condom use: which is safer?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...to remove the old condom, wash your hands, and put on a new one, so that it will be in good shape for ejaculation 3. use 2 condoms from the beginning Please help, I am afraid of transmitting hiv to my partner, (as I am waiting for my test... Read more »

condom

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
has anyone ever got hiv from having sex with a condom on that didn't break? Read more »