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When Can A Condom Leak From The Base

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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
...or compassionate conservatives, etc.) Despite having been debunked by large epidemiological scientific studies and every fact-based (as opposed to faith-based) organization and in spite of the fact that there is now over a quarter of a century of... Read more »

Oil-based lubricants and latex condoms

what do you mean by some lubricants weaken condom... does it make it more elastic and it could... 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

School-Based Condom Education and Its Relations With Diagnoses of and Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Men in the United States

... The study's authors note that potential associations between school-based condom education and sexual health outcomes, including STD diagnoses, are not well understood. In the current study, sexually Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Sun Examines New York City's Internet-Based Condom Distribution Campaign

...usually cost $10 for a box of 12 at drugstores, and spends about $720,000 on condoms annually. The city also provides water-based lubricant. Individuals, who cannot request free condoms on the Web site, can obtain condoms from the city's 20... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

India-Based Company to Begin Selling Female Condoms; Government Considering Subsidizing Them for Sex Workers

... India-based Hindustan Latex on Friday said it will begin selling female condoms in the country next month to help curb the spread of HIV, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some Christian Conservatives Calling on Congress to Reduce Funding for Global Fund Because of Condom Promotion, Funding for Faith-Based Groups

...Global Fund To Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria , saying that the Global Fund does not allocate adequate resources to faith-based programs and that it promotes condom use, the Boston Globe reports. According to the Globe , the Global... Read more »
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condom spilling at the base

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is this possible? I always used protection but he never held it the base when pulling out all these other websites suggest this as safe sex....................Now, I'm even more scared.......... Read more »

how effective are condoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...will be going with some friends to Dominican republic soon and you know how it is down there.. one thing is i always wear a condom and i always check to make sure its not broken or anything.. i hope this phase in my life ends soon, i just dont... Read more »

Special Condoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know if you buy special condoms from a special like condom shop if it is better or is it more for pleasure and for less protection ? Read more »

Condoms are only 85% effective

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...According to "Desperate Housewives" tv show, condoms are only 85% effective in preventing pregnancy so I assume the same holds true for HIV infection. Read more »