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hey, i have been tested pos for chlymidia and wonder if the sex toys... vibrators used need to be thrown out or just simply washed really well. This is really embarrising and cannot ask my gp.
Please help .....
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replied February 6th, 2009
Most infectious bacteria and viruses are unable to live for very long outside the human body, but it's still a very good idea to clean and sanitize your toys (may I suggest leaving it in isopropyl alcohol). Also, it's a good practice to put a condom on your toys (especially if they're going to be used anally, handled by a partner, or you know you may have and STI).
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