Click her for information about how to use a condom. Apply lube to the condom covered penis or around the vagina or anus. Avoid getting lubricant onto the penis before putting the condom on — this makes it less likely to slip off. Back to top. Find us. Home Find us Links Contact us Twitter.
Victorian government portal for older people, with information about government and community services and programs. Type a minimum of three characters then press UP or DOWN on the keyboard to navigate the autocompleted search results. Condoms offer the best available protection against STIs by acting as a physical barrier to prevent the exchange of semen, vaginal fluids or blood between partners. However, condoms do offer the best available protection when used correctly.
Condoms are made out of fine rubber and create a barrier to prevent infection and sperm from passing between people during sex. They can be used for vaginal sex, anal sex and oral sex. Condoms are essential for preventing the spread of STIs. And remember: There's more to sex than sexual intercourse!
Condoms are thin pouches that keep sperm from getting into the vagina. There are male condoms and female condoms:. Condoms work by keeping semen the fluid that contains sperm from entering the vagina. The male condom is placed on the penis when it becomes erect.