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NYC is Preventing HIV

I am loving New York City right now. Not only are they ditching trans fat (wahoo), but when I took a trip there last weekend, I found these in their public bathrooms. Free latex condoms!

When I checked out the NYC Condom website, I discovered that New York City is the first city to brand its very own condom. Isn't that awesome?

They are being distributed by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. You can pick them up at participating locations for FREE. The campaign began on Valentine's Day this year, but as you can see, it's still going strong.

I love that NYC is doing its part to stop the spread of STIs like HIV. Maybe some other cities will follow suit.

Join The Conversation
greeneydmonster greeneydmonster 9 years
very nice nyc! they are really on a health kick. what do you guys think of the formula ban in hospitals?
MissRoxy MissRoxy 9 years
Wow, thats awesome.
menthadict menthadict 9 years
they were in the newspapers and they were all epople could talk about, lol. i kinda want one, even though i'm not having sex
mwmsjuly19 mwmsjuly19 9 years
Bravo NYC! Love it! (Half Hippy, I'm going to ignore that. It's waaay too scary for me to ponder...)
Half-Hippy Half-Hippy 9 years
Food for thought...and maybe I've seen to many SVU episodes. But, do you think this will increase the rate of rape and sexual assault if a person has more chance at anonymity? Just curious, I wonder if sex-based crimes will increase.
Half-Hippy Half-Hippy 9 years
This is a good idea...hopefully this will increase awareness and safe sex.
katygirlthing katygirlthing 9 years
i want some! im not getting any though but there still cool!!
Calimie Calimie 9 years
That's fantastic!
prblms4loki prblms4loki 9 years
elramos elramos 9 years
They should do something since the city has a high percentage of people infected with hiv.
rlveronica rlveronica 9 years
Good job, NYC! Hehe.
gumdrops334 gumdrops334 9 years
my RA actually put a basket of them outside her door for anyone to take. nice!
jhuck jhuck 9 years
The only time I ever got free condoms was in college...and to get them, we'd have to ask our very virgin RA for them.
girlboy girlboy 9 years
they give these away all the time, everywhere in the city
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