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Marie Stopes Australia

Marie Stopes Australia is a national, independently accredited safe abortion, vasectomy and contraception provider helping women and men take control of their reproductive lives.

Marie Stopes' patients are supported by a specialised team of practitioners. They provide, at no added cost, access to support services, including pre-care, counselling, 24-hour aftercare, and interpreters – ensuring patients receive the best standard of care before, during and after their appointment with Marie Stopes Australia.

Marie Stopes Australia has cared for more than 600,000 Australians in the almost 20 years they have led national sexual and reproductive health provision in this country. In that time, they have worked to expand access, investing their own funds to bring medical abortion to Australia, through their non-profit pharmaceutical company MS Health.

The Marie Stopes 'profit for purpose' model allows them to offer reduced cost and free services on a needs basis with their own funds, through their community partners, and increasingly with the support of private donors. Profits generated in Australia also help support family planning programs in the region, through the work of Marie Stopes International Australia.

Marie Stopes Australia is a non-profit organisation, part of the Marie Stopes International global partnership, which provides family planning services to over 25 million people in need each year.

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Contraception | Marie Stopes Australia

Choosing a method of contraception from the range of options available is a matter of working out what is right for your individual situation.

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Vasectomy | Marie Stopes Australia

Vasectomy is the only permanent method of contraception currently available to men.

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Vasectomy vs Tubal ligation | Marie Stopes Vasectomy

If youre looking into sterilisation options, it can be a tough choice between his and hers; vasectomy vs tubal ligation. Both options are permanent and have similar levels of efficacy, but its also worth considering costs, complications and recovery time before making a final decision.

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Vasectomy and Your Sex Life | Marie Stopes Vasectomy

If youre considering getting a vasectomy, youve no doubt wondered how it might impact your sex life. Well the good news is theres nothing to worry about, and the great news is that its probably going to improve it! Here's a short myth-busting info for you to consider.

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Vasectomy What To Expect | Marie Stopes Australia

Watch a video or read a transcript about vasectomy what to expect and how to prepare for a vasectomy procedure and service at a Marie Stopes vasectomy clinic.

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Permanent Contraception For Men | Marie Stopes Australia

Find out whats involved in permanent contraception for men. Vasectomy is a procedure for people who have completed their family or decided not to have children. Its a cost-effective, simple, painless procedure that liberates men and couples from the burden of routine contraception methods.

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The biggest vasectomy myths: busted | Marie Stopes Australia

Committing to getting the snip can be pretty terrifying; but only if you believe the vasectomy myths that are somehow still floating around. Learn the truth about how a vasectomy will actually affect your erections, orgasms and overall sex life, as well as what will actually happen to your balls.

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'The morning after pill': four common myths debunked | Marie Stopes Australia

Misinformation about emergency contraception 'the morning after pill' means that women are not taking advantage of effective ways of preventing pregnancy.

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