Health Family Work

How can I talk to my partner about safer sex?

If you think your partner might support your wish to have safer sex, try to talk together about the health risks of STIs. This is not always easy! Most women are taught that it is not ‘proper’ to talk about sex - especially with their partners or other men - so they lack practice. A man may talk with other men about sex, but is often uncomfortable talking with his partner. Here are some suggestions: