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Posted by: zitha | 2009/03/13

sex

is it healthy to have sex during menstruation without a condom?

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sex during menstruation (sdm) carries a plethora of taboos and myths and truths .
No clinical studies have been done to show if sex during menstruation(sdm) is harmful but it has been shown to be associated with a slight increase in endometrial infection .The question that begs is whether you are comfortable having sex during menstruation(sdm) .
Using a condom creates a feeling of safety as it is important to remember that you can fall pregnant with unprotected sex even while menstruating.

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