Love and (Safe) Sex: How Do You Have The STD Talk?


Time to talk to your partner about safe sex and STDs! How do you broach the subject?

“There’s been a recent study in the New York Times that says one in four women have an STD and they don’t even know about it.” That’s a scary statistic – so how do you keep yourself safe? If you’re ready to take it to the next level with your partner, how do you approach the subject of STDs and safe sex?

YourTango takes this question to the street and asks people just like you what they would do in this situation. Which answer resonates most with you?

Learn what you should say to your partner so that you’re both protected. Check out the video above, and give your opinion in the comments below.

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