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Abstinence

Abstinence means refraining from intercourse. It could also be interpreted as including other sexual behaviours that put people at any level of risk of sexually transmitted infection (STI) or pregnancy, including oral sex, anal sex and non-penetrative sex. An even stricter level of abstinence, called Celibacy, urges masturbation to be left off the menu too. Few people will argue with the statement that... read more

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