Fluid Bonding

Our Definition

when one or more persons consent to exchange or be exposed to bodily fluids. 

Real Life Examples

Jocasta and Ryn have have unprotected sex with each other exclusively, and use protection with all others in order to reduce STI risks. 
Omar’s interest in blood play lead to a discussion with his partner about becoming fluid bonded. 

Common Practices &


Everyone is different! You'll see this repeated throughout our website and glossary. Common practices and experiences involving fluid bonding include, but certainly aren't limited to:

  • Being tested for communicable diseases and STIs before becoming fluid bonded with a new partner. 
  • Disclosing STI status, or any other health relevant concerns with fluid bonded partner.
  • Treating fluid bonding as a serious, sometimes exclusive commitment between partners. 

Got a beef with our definition?

Of course we don't speak for everyone! If you feel we are missing additional info, context, facts, history, or data, please email us and let us know!

While we can't promise every suggestion will make it, we'll always be working to keep this glossary thorough and inclusive!