We all care about protecting ourselves and the ones we love. For sexually active people that means practicing safer sex. We can use it to reduce our risk of getting STDs. It lets us protect ourselves while we have sex. Safer sex is for responsible people who care about their and their partners' pleasure and health.
Safer Sex ("Safe Sex") at a Glance Reduces our risk of getting a sexually transmitted disease (STD) Using condoms makes vaginal or anal intercourse safer sex Using condoms or other barriers makes oral sex safer sex Having sex play without intercourse can be even safer sex Safer sex can be very pleasurable and exciting