Different people like to give and receive oral sex in different ways, so take time to explore what your partner enjoys. Sexually transmitted infections STIs such as herpes , gonorrhoea and syphilis can be passed on through oral sex. Using a condom or a dental dam will help protect you from STIs. Do not have oral sex if either of you has sores in or around your mouth, vagina, penis or anus, or if the person giving oral sex has bleeding gums. But what is oral sex?
Is Oral Sex Good or Bad ? Most Common Myths & Facts on Oral sex
One partner may have anxiety about their oral sexual performance or what their partner will think of them during oral sex. These are all important issues to resolve before introducing oral sex into your relationship. Here are some of the most common ones. But HPV can lead to a range of other cancers too — such as throat or oral cancer or cancers of other parts of the genitals — and other serious diseases. HPV is a common virus that can affect both males and females. HPV affects both heterosexual and same sex partners. They may be treated with medications or surgery.