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Sexual Health and Safer Sex

  1. There are many benefits to promoting your sexual health that range from increased pleasure to a reduced risk of getting a sexually transmitted infection
  2. Sexuality is complex and is influenced by a variety of factors that include biological, psychological, social, economic, political, cultural, legal, historical and religious factors
  3. There are numerous ways to reduce the risk of getting or spreading a sexually transmitted infection that include using condoms, negotiating sexual activities, getting tested, and limiting your number of sexual partners.
  4. Using condoms properly and regularly is the only form of contraception that also reduces the risk of getting or spreading a sexually transmitted infection
  5. Being well informed is vital to promoting your sexual health; therefore, consult reliable sources of information.

 

Promoting your sexual health is one of the most important things you can do to enhance and maintain your overall health.

This section of our website provides basic information on sexual health and sexuality.  For additional information you can follow the links as well as consult the "For Those Who Want to Know More" section below. 

 

 

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