Words by Georgia Cameron Art by Rinjia Pradhan
Since 1550BC, people have been trying to enjoy sex while limiting the possibility of having a child. Back in Ancient Egypt, they used honey, acacia leaves and lint placed in the vagina to block sperm. But we know that pregnancy isn’t the only concern – sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are also a major risk to people engaging in sex. We wanted you to know what options are available to you and those you’re having sexy times with.