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Sexual health

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Safe sex - an overview

Affection, love and sex are important aspects of life. But sexual activity can also be associated with risks and health problems. Learn more here.

Contraception options

There are many methods and types of contraception. Some are easier to use or more effective than others — know how to make the best choice for you.

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Female sexual problems

Many women experience sexual problems from time to time. Learn more about some common problems and how they can be treated.

Genital warts

Genital warts is an STI that causes bumps on areas such as the vagina, penis, anus and scrotum. Learn about its treatment and prevention.

Getting pregnant isn’t always straightforward and takes longer for some couples than others.

Getting pregnant

Conception is complex – there is often more to it than just having sex. Learn more about ovulation, pregnancy and your growing embryo.

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Male sexual problems

Nearly one in two Australian men have experienced a sexual difficulty, which can include a sexual act, from foreplay through to attaining or maintaini...

Sexually transmitted infections (STI)

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.

Vaginal thrush

Vaginal thrush is a common yeast infection caused by the candida species of fungus. Learn more about the symptoms and treatments here.

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