Groin Problems and Injuries (cont.)
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The following tips may help you prevent a groin injury or other problems in the groin area.
Prevent groin injury and strain
Steps to prevent a groin injury or strain may include the following:
Prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
You can take measures to reduce your risk of becoming infected with a sexually transmitted infection (STI). You can also reduce the risk of transmitting an STI to your sex partner. Know high-risk behaviors and the symptoms of STIs, and do not have sex with anyone who has these symptoms.
Condom use may reduce the risk of becoming infected with an STI. Condoms must be put on before beginning any sexual contact. Use condoms with a new partner.
Prevent jock itch or yeast infection
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