Condoms are the number one method to protect you against most STI’s, including HIV and unwanted pregnancy. Condoms are 98% effective if you use them properly, so whether you’re planning on having sex now, or in the future – it’s good to know these tips to ensure you’re having safer sex.
Rule 1 - Before using a condom, you should always check the date.
So many people aren’t aware that condoms can go out of date! The rubber can break-down over time, making the condom less flexible and more prone to tearing during sex, so be sure to check the expiry date before you go out for the night.