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Green Up Your Sex Life: 10 Tips

        Health | Sexuality

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Green Sex Toys

Sex toys are big business -- worldwide sales are upward of $15 billion a year. But it's a big business with a big secret: The safety of sex toys isn't regulated. Most toys are made with unsafe materials like polyvinyl chlorides (PVC), which are considered toxic, and phthalates, which are petroleum-based and may be linked to reproductive issues and certain cancers.

Don't be turned off by toxins. Instead, choose toys made from medical-grade silicone or natural materials such as glass and stainless steel. Trade batteries for the rechargeable type, or if you want to up the ante, try the new phthalate-free, solar-powered vibrator on the market that, when fully charged, lasts about two hours.


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