The best ways to prevent syphilis include:
The use of condoms with water-based lube or dams is the most effective way to prevent syphilis and other STIs. Condoms, dams (thin latex barrier placed between mouth and genitals) and internal condoms can be ordered for free by clicking this link.
Did you know you can still contract an STI even if you’re using condoms?
This is because a condom can only protect the area it covers, and sometimes sores may still be exposed.
For this reason, it’s best to test regularly to prevent syphilis.