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close this bookSchool Health Education to Prevent AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) : Students' Activities (UNESCO - WHO, 1994, 79 p.)
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How to use a condom (explanation/demonstration)


Condoms offer good protection and are unlikely to break, if you know how to use them properly.


Your teacher will give you instructions on how to do this activity.

1. Check the expiry date.
Store condoms in a cool, dry place.

2. Open package carefully so condom does not tear.

3. Make sure condom is pointing in right direction. Do not unroll condom before putting it on.

4. Squeeze tip of condom.

5. Still holding tip, unroll condom until it covers all of erect penis.

6. After intercourse and ejaculation, hold rim of condom and pull penis out before it gets soft.

7. Dispose of condom in a safe place.
Use a new condom next time.