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1)a thin rubber or latex sheath worn over the penis during intercourse for contraceptive purposes and reducing pregnancy risk.

2)a device used for the same purpose that is designed to be inserted into the vagina before intercourse. Also called: female condom or femidom

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Re: Semipermeable membrane to select gender

... and even then, IIRC, it is more enrichment than good selection. And something tells me that even a few centimeters might be too thick for a condom to grant good use. even more so if you must leave it in place for quite some time to allow the separation of the sperms. And both partners will ...

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by canalon
Thu Jan 13, 2011 10:54 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Semipermeable membrane to select gender
Replies: 3
Views: 2496

Viral attacks on the human body... HELP.

... 2. Avoiding viruses (i.e. other people) is efficient! This could be achieved e.g. by simply staying away from crowded places, using protection (condom, biohazard suit depending on the situation ;)), vaccination (well, you can contract the virus, but it gets killed), washing hands (efficient ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 15, 2009 6:33 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral attacks on the human body... HELP.
Replies: 3
Views: 2800

Urine infections

... time - at least it came back every other week - just horrible. First thing i suggest your daughter - no tampon during her period, no sex without condom and drinking (cranberry juice and tea if possible). Antibiotics just work against an acute infection not against a chronically.

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by Sabbyeo
Thu Apr 30, 2009 7:23 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Urine infections
Replies: 17
Views: 17967

Red-Eyed tree Frog skin can inhibit HIV virus

Hmmh, I just wonder... if they didn't bother to use a condom, why would they bother using some "after-exposure" lotion? :)

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by biohazard
Tue Dec 30, 2008 7:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red-Eyed tree Frog skin can inhibit HIV virus
Replies: 3
Views: 4778

menstrual cycle..

theoretically no. But i'd still use a condom if i were you

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by MrMistery
Fri Jul 04, 2008 9:27 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: menstrual cycle..
Replies: 9
Views: 10117
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