Category - Anal
Anal sex is currently a hot topic of discussion for it is increasingly prevalent among young men and women, and older adults. 1 in 2007, a study based on the national survey of family growth (nsfg), found that one-third of u. Having anal sex can increase the risk of bacterial infection, pregnancy, and sexually transmitted infections, and it can worsen hemorrhoids. However, like unprotected vaginal intercourse, unprotected anal intercourse is high risk for many sexually transmitted infections, including herpes, gonorrhea, hiv, and hepatitis. Using a condom during anal sex can reduce the risk of contracting an infection. I tell people even if you are in a monogamous relationship, you should always use a condom for anal sex. When youre in the mood, its a sure bet that the last thing on your mind is boosting your immune system or maintaining a healthy weight. Its important to note that having sex can also promote a heart attack in those at risk, but having sex more often may help reduce this concern. While sex can precipitate a heart attack, and anyone at risk should talk to their doctor before having sex, a 2011 study published in jama , found that this risk is diminished in people who have high levels of regular sexual activity.