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The story of the vanishing condom
Advice

The story of the vanishing condom

It’s happened to many many people, the condom was unwrapped, takes its place centre stage and then when the show’s over, seems to have done a vanishing act.  It’s more common than you migh …
Why are young people just not using condoms?
Questions

Why are young people just not using condoms?

A rather worrying survey by Public Health England (PHE) has revealed that over half of sexually active young people aged between 16 and 24 do not use a condom the first time they sleep with a n …
Stealthing – What is it?
sex education

Stealthing – What is it?

There are lots of funny terms associated with sexual behaviour these days, for instance, ‘ghosting’, ‘breadcrumbing’ and ‘stealthing’.  Stealthing’ is the new trend and its not a great one i …
The Consent Condom
News

The Consent Condom

It takes four hands, essentially two people. to open the box containing the new Consent Condom created by BBDO, an Argentinian advertising agency and this is deliberate.  The agency wanted …
There is no such thing as bad publicity
News

There is no such thing as bad publicity

Everyone knows the importance of wearing condoms to protect against HIV Aids and STIs – Sexually Transmitted Diseases – so the uptake rate on condom usage, particularly amongst young people, is …
When the tech world met condoms
News

When the tech world met condoms

These days, everything is Smart, Smartphones, Smart metres so what about Smartass, literally?  There is now a Smart Condom and you might wonder what makes it smart as protecting against un …
The origins of the word, ‘condom’
History

The origins of the word, ‘condom’

If you want to promote a product and get people to like it and want it then branding is key, everyone knows that don’t they?  So, who was it exactly that came up with the title, ‘condom’?& …
How To Break Up With Someone
Relathionships

How To Break Up With Someone

‘Breaking up is never easy, I know, but I have to go’, undoubtedly one of the truest lines in any song, ever. And yet, it’s one of the most humbling and important experiences that you can ever …