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Errant notions about oral sex found

Two-thirds of US teenagers and young adults ages 15 to 24 have had oral sex, according to researchers, who say people in this group may mistakenly feel it is less risky than vaginal intercourse.

This is the first time researchers asked young people about the timing of oral sex relative to vaginal sex, according to Thursday’s findings by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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