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 Condoms: The DOs and DON’Ts 

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The Real Deal: STDs and Testing

 The Real Deal 

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STD and Testing FAQs

 STD & Testing FAQs 

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The Most Common STDs

 The Most Common STDs 

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Selfless Snaps: Vinny Guadagnino’s Big-Ass Box Of Condoms Would Provide A Lot Of Protection IRL

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Vinny Guadagnino, of “ Jersey Shore ” and “ The Show with Vinny ,” is back on MTV, and this time it’s to talk about the importance of condoms! But it’s no super-serious PSA he’s behind. Vinny has a fake condom ad (and a later cameo) in this video from MTV Other’s “ Two Guys Named Josh .” He Tweeted : So there’s an @MTVother show called Two Guys Named Josh and in this ep I have a killer condom infomercial. WATCH HERE http://t.co/xDu2phA25k — Vinny Guadagnino (@VINNYGUADAGNINO) April 21, 2014 Deciding that condom boxes are too small, the fake ad presents the solution: Vinny’s Big-Ass Box of Condoms. How big-ass Read More »