Penile implants popular in prisons

Boredom and sexual frustration are driving Australian prisoners to insert homemade ‘penile implants', in a trend that could fuel the spread of STIs and bloodborne viruses.

Sexual health experts have issued a warning about the phenomenon, after conducting what they say is the first ever study into the prevalence of penile implants in Australian prisoners.

Almost 6% of the 2018 men surveyed said they had "inserted or