If two people who don’t have STIs have sex, then it’s not possible for either of them to get one.
But just because someone says they’re a virgin doesn’t necessarily mean they don’t have an STI. STIs are not just passed through genital-to-genital contact – unprotected oral sex can also
lead to STIs. So if one of you has had oral sex without using a condom,
dental dam, or other barrier, there is a chance you could be at
The best way to stay protected is to use a condom. Condoms are the only way to protect yourself from STIs when you have
vaginal or anal sex. Using other barriers (like a dental dam) can keep oral sex safer, too.
Want to be totally sure you’re both STI free? Get tested regularly.
Hope this helps.