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Female sexual problems

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Difficulty reaching female orgasm

It's not uncommon for a woman to never have experienced an orgasm during sexual activity. If you have never had an orgasm, don’t worry. It’s a skill w...

Loss of female libido.

Loss of female libido

It’s not unusual for a woman to lose interest in sex at some stage. Here’s information about a range of physical and psychological factors that can im...

Painful sex for women is not uncommon, you should see a doctor for treatment.

Painful sex for women

Experiencing pain or discomfort during sex is fairly common, but in some cases there is an underlying cause.

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)

Sex is part of a healthy relationship, but can carry risks. Learn about safe sex, STIs, spotting symptoms, and what to do if you get infected.

Female sanitary products

Vaginal bleeding

Vaginal bleeding isn't always related to menstruation. It can also be caused by infection or injury.

Someone may experience vaginismus due to either physical or psychological factors

Vaginismus

Vaginismus occurs when the muscles around the vagina tighten involuntarily. Learn more about its common causes, symptoms and treatments.

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Female infertility - myDr.com.au

Find out more about the causes of female infertility and the tests that can help diagnose these problems.

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Problems becoming pregnant

Information for those who can't get pregnant including when you should see your doctor, plus links to trusted resources.

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Protect your child from sexual abuse - NT.GOV.AU

Find out more about protecting your child from sexual abuse.

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Female orgasm | myVMC

The female orgasm is a series of pleasurable physical sensations and feelings which occurs following, and represents the peak in, sexual stimulation. The experience involves both physical and emotional dimensions.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Fused labia (labial adhesions) - babies and young girls

In girls and women the external female genitals include the labia majora (larger outer lips) and the labia minora (smaller inner lips)

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Survivors of child sexual abuse - pregnancy

Many women have experienced sexual abuse as a child

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Sexual Health

Prevention of catching, or spreading, an STI is critical, as they can result in serious health problems. Knowing the facts empowers you to make up your own mind about your body. Be aware of the infections and what to do if you have unsafe sex or see any possible symptoms. If you are in any doubt, talk to your doctor or visit your local sexual health clinic as a priority.

Read more on NSW Health website

Female sexual dysfunction (FSD, sex disorder) information | myVMC

Female sexual dysfunction is characterised by a woman not being able to have sex the way she would like to, for example by not being able to orgasm.

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Sexual Assault Resource Centre (SARC)

SARC provides a 24-hour emergency service in metropolitan Perth, Western Australia providing; medical care, forensic examination and counselling support to people who have been sexually assaulted within the previous 14 days.

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Infertility

Whether you are trying to fall pregnant for the first time, or are already parents who would like more children, infertility can be a stressful and frustrating experience for everyone involved.

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