How To Avoid These Common Sex-Related Injuries

You could get hurt in the bedroom. Or the bathroom.
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Falling in the shower

Taking sex outside the bedroom can be fun, and shower sex is a great way to get dirty and clean at the same time (not to mention a useful way to have sex on your period).

But the slippery surroundings make falling a real concern, says Dr. Dweck. It’s pretty common to hit your head, which can lead to head trauma or a concussion in serious cases, she says.

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A tip? You’ve already taken the step to have sex in the shower, so keep the positions simple. Oh, and forgo the lube; it’ll just make the shower or tub floor more slippery.

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