Contraceptives


From the basics of condoms to the nitty gritty of the morning after pill, we provide the latest news and info so you can enjoy safe sex – and stay baby free.

Innovative restauranteurs are using condom-shaped and inspired meals to boost awareness and fight AIDS.

Think you're on top of your safe sex game? Do you have a condom that you carry with you at all times, just in case? It may work as a lucky charm but make sure to check its shelf-life - they have expiry dates for a reason.

A new injection for men could take some of the pressure off women to consider contraception.

Menopause doesn't have to be the sex-crushing event that people think it is. Ladies, ease your way into better sex in your older age with these tips.

The many chemicals flooding our system influence who we choose and how we feel, which means we don't have much control over who we're attracted to. Learn about the hormones that govern our chemical romances.

The interesting, bizarre and factual stories in sex around the Web this week.

New scientific advancements in condom design could make a huge impact on spread of STDs in Australia.

One can't deny that mint, cherry, orange, chocolate, or cola flavored condoms are a fun idea. Still, some of the available flavors are a little ... extreme.

Safer sex practices between lesbians or two (or more) people who have vulvas and do not identify as women are not always talked about or seen as a need for concern, but they are so important. Why? Because everyone's sexual health is important.

Everyone knows that wearing a condom is one of the most effective ways to prevent unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections. However, it's what you don't know about putting on a condom that can change your life.

This safer sex tips will help you play safe - without spoiling the fun.

From better access to birth control to better, safer sex play, here are few things that are worth being thankful for.

This contraceptive staple isn't only safe, it can make your sex life sizzle - if you know a few simple tricks. Discover the steamier side of safe sex here.

This mom's idea of age-appropriate sex education is evolving as her son grows. Find out why - and how she's adapting.

Before society allowed frank and open discussion about sex, ignorance reigned supreme. We set you straight on nine common contraception misconceptions.

How much do you really know about sex? Find out as we confirm or debunk some commonly held beliefs about the subject.

Female condoms have gotten a bum rap for years. But take it from me: This prophylaxis is way underrated. Here's why I love them.

In honor of Global Female Condom Day, we look at some of the things you may not know about this unique form of contraception.

When it comes to contraception, it might seem like women are stuck with all the decisions, but there are many things men can (and should) do.

Check out these unbelievable facts and statistics about condoms, including the world’s largest condom and unusual uses for condoms.