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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.

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Contraception options

There are many methods of contraception. Here's how to choose the right one for you, considering things like effectiveness, safety and convenience.

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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 herpes can be spread through kissing.

Genital warts

Genital warts are an STI that causes bumps that appear on areas such as the vagina, penis, anus and scrotum. Learn about treatments and prevention opt...

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.

Romance can bring some positive health benefits.

Health benefits of sex and love

Some scientific studies suggest that love and sex can bring benefits such as lower blood pressure. Find out how cupid's arrow can boost your health.

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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 (STIs)

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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Welcome to Sexual Health | Sexual Health

Sexual health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being related to sexuality

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Sexual Health Service Tasmania | Sexual Health

Sexual Health Service Tasmania is a state-wide service with clinics in Hobart, Launceston, and an outreach clinic in Devonport

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CALD sexual health services | Sex | ReachOut Australia

Got questions about sexual health but worried about cultural or language barriers? Find out about all the sexual health services available to you with this guide from ReachOut.com.

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Sexual health

Sexual health A healthy sexual relationship can be an important part of someone's life

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Sexual health services - NT.GOV.AU

When you should have a sexual health check, information about Clinic 34 and where to go for a free sexually transmitted infection test.

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Young men's sexual health | Family Planning NSW

Sexual health is not all about sex, condoms and sexually transmissible infections (STIs). Find out what you need to know about staying healthy and safe.

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How to talk about sexual health | Sex | ReachOut Australia

Knowing how to talk about sexual health will help protect you and your sexual partners from sexually transmitted infections. Use this guide from ReachOut.com to figure out how to approach the conversation with your partner.

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How to get a sexual health check | ReachOut Australia

The best way to do this is by having regular sexual health checks from your doctor or a sexual health nurse. Learn more at ReachOut.com.

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Sexual health check up TINO : Tune In Not Out

If you are sexually active, it is important to have regular sexual health and STI check ups to discuss sexual and reproductive health and right issues.

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Sex, consent and sexual health | ReachOut Australia

Use this guide from ReachOut.com for information on everything from questions to ask yourself before you have sex, to ways to protect yourself and your partner.

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