Along with many issues surrounding sex, condoms are still a bit of a taboo in polite society. But as well as preventing pregnancy, condoms help prevent the transmission of most sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).
However, despite the dangers of unprotected sex, statistics from STD tests show that condoms are not used as often as they could be.
Perhaps if we just got to know them a little better, we’d feel 콘돔 more comfortable about using them. With that in mind, here are 10 of the most interesting things about condoms.
1 – Condoms were used by ancient civilisations
Although the subject is disputed amongst archaeologists and historians, some experts claim that condoms appeared in cave paintings going back 15,000 years. The oldest known representation of a condom in use is in a painting in the Grotte des Combarrelles cave in France. Also, societies in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome preferred small families and are known to have practiced a variety of birth control methods.