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  • The Importance Of Condoms

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    people usually experience and enjoy. Condoms are a material used to practice safe sexual intercourse and these materials are made up of “small, thin pouches made of latex (rubber), plastic (polyurethane, nitrile, or polyisoprene) or lambskin, that cover your penis during sex and collect semen are a thin covering, worn on the penis during sex to prevent pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases” (PlannedParenthood 2017) . Many schools have distributed condoms to promote safe sex in teens. About 431

  • Essay on Condoms

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    Condoms The word condom is probably derived from Latin "condus" meaning receptacle. Another explanation is that the gut condom was invented by the English army doctor Colonel Quondam in around 1645 and that the word is a corruption of his name. We do not know who invented condoms, but we do know that they were in use. There is evidence of this in the writings of Marquis de Sade, Casanova and James Boswell. The latter, a Scottish lawyer and writer, protected himself against sexually transmitted

  • Persuasive Essay On Condoms

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    Introduction Condoms were invented to prevent pregnancies, centuries ago. They have gone through many changes in materials over time, but the use has usually been the same, with the exception of them also being used to prevent the spread of sexually transmitted infections. However, that just might not be the case. You see, condoms are not even 100% effective in their purpose. Women still wind up getting pregnant when their male partners use a condom. The availability of condoms for people also allows

  • The History and Function of the Condom

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    Introduction The condom is a barrier device that is used since ancient times. Many couples do not want to get pregnant but still want to have sexual intercourse. In this circumstance, one way is to wear a condom. AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome), is a pandemic that caused 36 million deaths worldwide (citation:, 2012) caused by HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus). One of the reasons why it spread so quickly is because of sexual contact. The men’s body fluid (semen) is spread into

  • The Condom Distribution Debate Essay

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    The Condom Distribution Debate      The topic of condom distribution in public schools has caused many heated debates throughout our country in the last decade. Proponents of distribution state that free condom distribution will ensure that teenagers will practice safe sex and that the rate of sexually transmitted diseases and pregnancy will decline. Opponents of distribution state that free condom distribution will encourage sexual activity and foster the idea that premarital sex is acceptable

  • A Summary Of Condom Use Abortion

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    Alam, Nazmul, et al. “Factors associated with condom use negotiation by female sex workers in Bangladesh” International Journal of STD & AIDS, vol 24, no. 10, 2013, p. 813-821. This paper summarizes Alam’s cross-sectional study focussed on the ability of female sex workers in Bangladesh to negotiate for condom use with clients. After conducting an assessment with 1395 workers, 439 from brothels, 442 from hotels and 514 street workers, he has reported that there are key differences in the factors

  • Thesis Statement For Condoms And Contraceptives

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    Title: Free Condoms and Contraceptives to Highschoolers Thesis Statement: Condoms and contraceptives should be freely given to high school students because of its effectiveness against the risks they face caused by their sexual lifestyle of today. Problem: Should the high school students be given condoms and contraceptives for free? 1. Introduction 1.1 Information about condoms and contraceptives 2. Sexual lifestyle of teenagers 2.1 Opinions about sexual lifestyle of teenagers 2.2 Sexually active

  • The Importance of Using a Condom Essay

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    The Importance of Using a Condom In a recent study performed at the University of New Orleans by Dr. Bruce M. King, only 20% of men reported using a condom consistently, while only 50% reported using protection with a new partner. The results of condom use or lack there of is clear: ? 2/3 of all STIs occur in people 25 years of age or younger ? By the age of 24, 1 in 3 sexually active people will have contracted an STI ? In 2000, 15- to 19-year-old women had the highest rate of gonorrhea

  • Should Condom Dispensers Be in the Restrooms?

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    our administration to make what I believe to be an unpopular decision, to install condom dispensers in the restrooms. I believe that having condom dispensers in an institute of higher learning is very extreme and that there are other avenues that could address the AIDS crisis. I will go into further detail about these other avenues in this letter. First, I would like to bring up one of the alternatives to the condom dispensers. This would be awareness training for the AIDS crisis. I think that my

  • Troj Condom Brand Or Sex Dealer?

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    Jahlil Washington Professor Megargee English 103 4/25/15 Trojan: Condom Brand or Sex Dealer? How do you have sex? This paper isn’t asking for specific positions but rather do you practice “safe sex” with condoms and other methods of protection. A leader in the consumer world of safe sex is Trojan brand condoms. A lot of people have heard of Trojan brand condoms. They are a leading brand in many sex related items such as condoms and vibrators. Research of my own doing suggest that sex related items