RapeX is the first approved product that supports women when it comes to rape. It looks like a condom for women. RapeX was designed in South Africa to increase the protection power over women against rape. Sonnet Ehlers was doing some medical research in her native country, South Africa. She was only 20 years old and worked in the emergency room when, one night, the doors were opened by a woman, more dead than alive.
Condoms are thin sheaths worn by men during sexual intercourse to prevent pregnancy and venereal infections. According to the National Survey of Family Growth, conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics in Hyattsville, Maryland, male condoms or prophylactics are the third most popular form of birth control—preceded only by female sterilization Most condoms are made of latex rubber, but they can also be made from lamb cecum or polyurethane. In addition to their contraceptive value, condom use has been found effective in preventing the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. In , the U.
Ever read the ingredient list on the back of your box of condoms? Doing so always prompts us to wonder two things—first, what the hell are these ingredients? Second, why the hell am I putting said ingredients in my vagina if I don't know what they are? Rest assured that enduring the uncomfortable feeling isn't the sole option, thanks to a handful of brands formulating their condoms from natural, non-toxic ingredients. Here, we rounded up a few of the cleanest options for when you want to get dirty.
Skip navigation! Story from Wellness. While we unfortunately still live in a society in which women can be shamed for having and god forbid, enjoying sex, a new survey may indicate that our attitudes are shifting. It's not. In other words, an overwhelming majority of people refreshingly saw a woman who bought condoms as responsible instead of "slutty," as they should.