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Since our society is so afraid to talk honestly about sex, you've probably heard a lot of bad things about it. Here are some myths we're tired of hearing--heard any of these lately?

myth:
masturbation will make you blind, hairy, or sterile.
reality:
Masturbation is the safest form of sex and sometimes the most fun. Remember women: The clit is it!

myth:
gay, and bisexual people aren't normal. They're perverts.
reality:
There is nothing wrong with being gay, lesbian, or bisexual. Millions of people are. Whether you know it or not, some of your friends, family, teachers, and neighbors are queer.

myth:
Men need sex more than women. Women who like sex are sluts.
reality:
Get real. Everybody has sexual needs. Enjoying sex is perfectly fine. That's what it's all about!

myth:
Lesbians don't have to worry about safe sex.
reality:
Women can pass STDs, STIs and HIV to women they have sex with, even if neither partner has ever slept with a man.

myth:
You won't get AIDS if you're in love with your sex partner, or you're both faithful, or neither of you thinks you're at risk.
reality:
Only safe sex can prevent AIDS. Monogamy, marriage, being on the pill, or "family values" won't protect you.

myth:
You can tell if someone has STDs, HIV, or AIDS just by looking at them.

reality:
The only way to know if you or someone else has an STD, HIV, or AIDS is to be tested. You cannot tell by someone's "healthy" or "unhealthy" appearance.

myth:
We don't have to worry about AIDS anymore because new drugs can cure it.

reality:
New treatments help people with AIDS live better and longer, but there's still no cure for AIDS. Plus, the new drugs don't even work for a lot of people.

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