A. Masturbation. You are your safest sex partner. Make sure to thoroughly wash any sex toys with soap and water for at least 20 seconds before and after sex.
B. Number of sexual partners. Decrease the number of sexual partners you have. The next safest partner is someone you live with.
C. Symptoms of COVID-19. Avoid having sex with partners who have symptoms of COVID-19. Do they currently have symptoms or have they had any for the past 14 days?
- Dry cough
- Shortness of breath
- Sore throat
D. Avoid kissing
E. Wear a mask during sex
F. Barriers. Be creative! Use sexual positions or physical barriers (like a wall) to allow for sexual activity without having to come face-to-face with each other.
G. Protection. Wear condoms or dental dams during anal or oral sex
H. Shower before and after sex
I. Disinfect. Clean the area where you have sex with soap or alcohol wipes.
J. Sex toys. Wash sex toys before and after using them.
K. Skip sex if you or your partner are not feeling well.