According to Health Day News, two-thirds of U.S. youth (15-24) have engaged in oral sex with many believing it is "safe" per a new study out. "He said the findings are also valuable because too many people of all ages mistakenly believe that oral sex is "risk-free.""That's not the case," Hurt said. "Studies looking, for example, at patients visiting STD [sexually transmitted disease] clinics have shown that 5 to 10 percent have gonorrhea in the throat. And it's often asymptomatic and can be transmitted through oral sex."
Gonorrhea is becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics, and a report released last week by the CDC noted that certain strains are resistant to all but one such drug. Oral sex can also raise risks for infection with chlamydia, herpes and syphilis, the CDC noted" MORE 
I find it interesting because while I hear of teens mentioning safe sex, nothing is ever mentioned about oral sex. Your thoughts?