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Majority of middle-aged Canadians are not playing it safe, sex survey suggests Uncategorized

People getting older doesn’t necessarily mean they’re getting smarter.

A study released Thursday shows a majority of Canadians aged between 40 and 59 are not practicing safe sex.

The findings published in the Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality surveyed married, divorced, single and widowed people.

Out of the 2,400 individuals asked online, 65 per cent of men and 72 per cent of women reported not using condoms during their last sexual encounter.

Sex Ed in high school needs updating, group says Life

By Kara Matthews Ontario high schools need an updated sex education program for teens, a lobby group said Thursday. “We want to ensure youth really have a voice in an updated curriculum,” Chris Markham, Executive Director and CEO of Ophea, the organization seeking the change told Humber News. Ophea’s main concern is that Ontario’s Health

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Gates Foundation seeking to increase global condom use Life

By Tatiana Patterson A lot of us have heard it before – condoms are the only form of contraceptive that prevent both pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted infections. Still, not enough people are using them. According to a 2010 Statistics Canada report 68 per cent of sexually active 15-25 year olds reported using condoms the last time

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‘Female Viagra’ approaches Canadian market Uncategorized

by Jeanette Liu If you can’t reach orgasm you might want to consider sticking a nasal spray up your nose. According to a Huffington Post report, a ‘female Viagra’ could be hitting the Canadian market soon. The new treatment comes almost 14 years after drug giant Pfizer’s Viagra, the pill used to treat erectile dysfunction, hit

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