1 Myth A woman's first time is meant to hurt A woman's first-time might hurt if she's not turned on enough if her partner is too rough or if she's feeling anxious and tense Also while most women's hymens are worn away before their first times it plays basically no role in discomfort during sex anyway 2 Myth You can tell when you or someone else have an STI Unfortunately a quick peek with a miror every now and then won't cut it Lots of STis don't have any signs or symptoms at all and the only way to be sure you're clear is if you get tested 3 Myth Hymens break the first time a woman has sex Nope Hymens can't break They're more like a door frame than a barier They're usually worn away by the time you're a teen thanks to things like exercise and even walking and if they weren't you wouldn't be able to menstruate properly So if women bleed during their first time it's nat their hymen breaking-it's probably vaginal tissue bleeding because of poor lubrication or 4 Myth Taking PrEP means you don't have to use a condom PrEP is a drug that significantly lowers the risk of becoming HIV positive and some people believe that if you take it you no langer need to use a PrEP only reduces the risk of HIV infection so it doesn't protect against other STDs like gonomhoea or chlamydia and it only works if taken daily Using a condom and PrEP also reduces the risk of Hiv even further so it's a no-brainer 5 Myth Most women can orgasm just from vaginal sex Most women need stimulation around their clitoris to orgasm and that's totally normal Around 70% ot women can't orgasm just from vaginal sex So it you want to orgasm during penetration make sure that area gets some attention 6-Myth Using a condom ruins sex Can't teel anything when wearing a condom? This is most likely because you're wearing the wrong size and there isn't enough lubrication Finding the right fit will drastically improve your experience 7 Myth Vaginas get looser the more a woman has sex A locked up squeezed up shut-down vagina is a tense non-aroused one not a virginal one When women are turned on and relaxed their vaginal muscles loosen slightly and tighten again after sex Or put another way if giving birth to a baby doesn't permanently change the shape of a vagina neither will a penis 8 Myth Lesbians can't really have sex This one neads to be debunked like now Lesbians can detinitely have sex in lots of difterent ways with or without sex toys-just like any other couple 9 Myth Virginity only involves a penis and a vagina There isn't one solid exact definition of what sex is Most of us grew up thinking losing your virginity only involved PIV sex but this is a realy heterocentric view that excludes a lot of people's realities and experiences The truth is virginity has different meanings to different people and only you get to say when you've lost it or not 10 Myth You only need to use condoms for penetration You can get STis from oral sex so make sure to get regularly tested and to use condoms or dental dams- whether you're giving or receiving You can also get STis from sex toys so putting condoms on them reduces the risk of you catching something and can make them last longer 11 Myth Women should pee before sex to avoid UTls High school lied to us Peeing before sex is the number one cause of honeymoon cystitis You should wait to pee after sex because a strong pee stream increases the chances of pushing vaginal bacteria back out 12 Myth Older people never have sex Your gramps are totally doing it Studies show that 60% of men and 42% of women aged 65-74 are sexually active though the trequency of sex reduces with age Basically sex has no expiry date 12 sex myths debunked! Meme

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