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HPV is a sexually transmitted virus and lives under the male foreskin, Is the foreskin the helmet of the dick?

I read this on a website and I was wondering if thats the helmet of men before or after there circumsized or both? is scary how dicks can give us so many diseases.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:15 PM on Jan. 14, 2009 in Health

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  • Girls can give just as much stuff to men.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:25 PM on Jan. 14, 2009

  • yeah i know but my question was whats foreskin?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:36 PM on Jan. 14, 2009

  • the fore skin is the skin that covers the glans which is the helmet. it is removed during circumsision.
    Lyndall

    Answer by Lyndall at 8:59 PM on Jan. 14, 2009

  • The foreskin is like a turtleneck for the penis.  It has many protective and sexual functions, but you may have never seen one if you're from the US since it is removed by circumcision.  Google "foreskin" if you want to see a picture.


    Don't be fooled into believing that a man with a foreskin is more likely to give you HPV or another STD than a circumcised man. A recent study showed that men who'd been circumcised as babies were no less likely to contract STDs than their uncut counterparts (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18280846?dopt=Abstract). It is irresponsible sexual behavior that puts you at risk for STDs, not your partners foreskin status.

    sallymoon

    Answer by sallymoon at 12:32 AM on Jan. 21, 2009

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