Most common sex-related injuries and how to avoid them!

Sex. It's all fun and games until someone breaks their penis, right?

It turns out there's more than one meaning to the term 'safe sex' and when it comes to getting frisky, it may be more dangerous than you think!

About three quarters of the presentations in the emergency room have been male patients.

Dr Charl van Loggernberg, emergency medical specialist

From an anatomical injury point of view, male sex organs are more prone to damage.

Dr Charl van Loggernberg, emergency medical specialist

48 hours ago we had a female patient and the situation was a 'lost' lipbalm.

So it's individuals that are using foreign bodies put up one of the orifices for some form of excitement.

Dr Charl van Loggernberg, emergency medical specialist

And Dr Charl has just one thing to say to those of you thinking about experimenting with foreign objects.

If it doesn't physically belong to you or another person, it's a good clue that it's not supposed to go there.

Dr Charl van Loggernberg, emergency medical specialist

What ARE the most common sex-related injuries?


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