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What you REALLY need to know about condoms and cancer

Dec
17
2014
Nitrosa-what? If you've heard rumors about the health risks of condoms, keep calm and read on.

There's been some recent back and forth in the world of sexual health about a publication by the Reproductive Health Technology Project (RHTP) on nitrosamines in latex condoms. The RHTP report notes that the "use of condoms should not be reduced or undermined because of the presence of nitrosamines in some condoms," yet its findings have been used to justify some scary claims about potential health risks of some condoms. So, what's the real deal?

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