Is It Time for a Pregnancy Test?

Let’s face it: everyone makes mistakes. There’s no shame in that, but if you are capable of getting pregnant and you’ve had sex with someone who’s capable of getting you pregnant, you may need to use a pregnancy test at some point in your life– even if you are super safe.

Q & A: What is a Micro Tear?

Q: I see you guys talk about micro tears in condoms a lot, but I don’t know what they are, and in all honesty, it’s kind of freaking me out? Do condoms normally come with tiny tears in them? Does spermicide cause them? PLEASE ANSWER.

Why Do Condoms Break?

When used properly, condoms are scientifically proven to effectively protect against STDs and to prevent unwanted pregnancies. However, occasionally a condom can rip during use. What causes condoms to break?