27 Sep '11, 3am

#Alarming results: Young S'poreans think staying upside down prevents #pregnancy

#Alarming results: Young S'poreans think staying upside down prevents #pregnancy

A study has shown that many young adults in Singapore have false beliefs of pregnancy prevention methods such as staying upside down for two hours after sex, or rinsing out private parts with Coca Cola. An online study held yesterday (Sep 26) to mark World Contraception Day surveyed 1,800 people aged 20 - 35 years from different countries regarding their use of contraceptives. The study found that eight in 10 young Singaporeans had sex with a new partner without using contraception. One in every four young adults also believed in pregnancy prevention myths such as rinsing their private parts with Coca Cola, or staying upside down for two hours after sex. The study also shows that Singaporean adults are more ignorant about contraception than their peers in China, Indonesia and Thailand. STOMPer naivestupid could not believe her ears: "Rinsing out your private parts with Coc...

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/this_urban...

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