A scientist working at an Indian health major has won a USD 100,000-grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for developing next-generation condoms using polyester raw material as an eco-friendly alternative to conventional prophylactics.
Actor Ranveer Singh, who has done bold scenes in movies like `Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela` and `Band Baaja Baaraat`, is now asking people to try Rex - a unique dance move - and urges the youth to "talk more openly about safe sex by normalising the conversation".
Pope Francis called on Monday for fidelity and chastity to be used to fight the AIDS virus in Africa, in an address to visiting Tanzanian bishops that -- in line with Catholic doctrine -- did not mention the use of condoms.
Alarmed at the growing number of unwanted pregnancies in teenage British girls, the department of health has issued new guidelines for schools to give free morning-after pills and condoms to teenage girls.
The results of this research has revealed that three out of 12 brands of condoms popular in the market contain traces of disease-causing pathogens which raises pertinent questions about the safety and genuinity.
As part of a new safe-sex initiative, the Swedish Institute for Communicable Disease Control (SMI) launched an app called Provligget or Test Nooky on Tuesday allowing users to sleep with mean film directors, socialites or one of their Facebook friends.