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Think you can’t get an STD? According to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, STDs are one of the most common infectious diseases in the U.S. Read up on risks and how to protect yourself here.


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Understand why mono often borders the land of STDs and is placed into that confusing gray area.

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Whether you are in a new relationship or an ongoing romance, it’s never too late to start practicing safer sex! Get some tips on how to...

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Many STI-positive people face harassment, judgment, or rejection for their status. But much of this discrimination is fueled by harmful...

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April is STD awareness month. Here's why it matters - and what we have on tap.

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Condoms are one of the simplest, most effective ways to protect yourself from sexually transmitted infections. Do you know what it takes to...

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Women are buying, carrying and insisting on the use of a condom in greater numbers. Here are some reasons behind the shift.

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Are these super-fancy condoms better than other leading brands? Our tester finds out.

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Online dating isn't going away. If you meet someone online, how soon is too soon for sex?

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Practice safer sex. Always. That hasn't changed with the Zika virus, but it's a good reminder. Here's what you need to know.

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Building a condom display for the window of a sex shop leads to a more exciting display after hours. Read this Kinkly exclusive erotic...

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One of the biggest strikes against condoms is that many people don't use them. We take a look at some of the key reasons why.

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Ever wonder what people used before condoms became so inexpensive and available? You might just be surprised!

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Should teachers actually teach sex ed? Should schools brings in certified or well known sex educators such as Planned Parenthood? Kinkly...

Can Hookup Apps Be Held Responsible for Increased STI Rates? Can Hookup Apps Be Held Responsible for Increased STI Rates? Can Hookup Apps Be Held Responsible for Increased STI Rates? Can Hookup Apps Be Held Responsible for Increased STI Rates?


Are hookup apps really responsible for the rise in STIs? We take a look.

California Upholds Law Requiring Condoms in Porn Movies - and Porn Stars Are Pissed! California Upholds Law Requiring Condoms in Porn Movies - and Porn Stars Are Pissed! California Upholds Law Requiring Condoms in Porn Movies - and Porn Stars Are Pissed! California Upholds Law Requiring Condoms in Porn Movies - and Porn Stars Are Pissed!


California says Measure B is not unconstitutional. What do porn performers think? Read up on the California condom law on Kinkly.com.

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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...

The Top 3 Things I've Learned About Navigating STIs as a Polyamorous Person The Top 3 Things I've Learned About Navigating STIs as a Polyamorous Person The Top 3 Things I've Learned About Navigating STIs as a Polyamorous Person The Top 3 Things I've Learned About Navigating STIs as a Polyamorous Person


Wondering how to approach the topic of STIs with your partner(s)? Sometimes just opening up to a conversation like this is the hardest part.

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79 million Americans are infected with HPV this very minute. Surprised? Here are some other things you may not know.

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While there is no cure for the HSV-1 infection that causes cold sores, there are antiviral medications that can help manage outbreaks and...

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