Having period does not mean sex is not an option. It comes with some benefits and some side effects. This is the question of many people’s that having sex before, after and during menstruation is safe of not? People feel shy to discuss about this topic. Period is a part of the menstrual cycle when a woman bleeds from her vagina for a few days. You may feel more sexually aroused during your period time.
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Nandini. Period Sex: Beneficial or not. International Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2021; 9(3):357-8. doi: 10.52711/2454-2660.2021.00081
Nandini. Period Sex: Beneficial or not. International Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2021; 9(3):357-8. doi: 10.52711/2454-2660.2021.00081 Available on: https://ijneronline.com/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2021-9-3-23
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