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Condoms can protect you against
sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Even if you are
protected against pregnancy by birth control pills or another method,
use a condom to prevent STIs.
Use a condom
every time you have sexual intercourse, oral sex, or anal sex unless you
know that you and your partners are STI-free.
Condoms are most effective when you follow these steps before using
Follow these steps to use a condom properly.
May 3, 2012
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Femi Olatunbosun, MB, FRCSC - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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