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Sexual health

52 resources in total. To see which languages this resource is available in, click on its title.

Title: All good- hepatitis B
Summary: This translated website explains in simple ways about hepatitis B transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get hepatitis B to what is does to a person’s body, where to get help and advice and how to avoid giving it to someone.

Title: All good- hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV os STI's website
Summary: This website can tell you about hepatitis b, hepatitis c, HIV or STI's.

Title: All good- hepatitis C
Summary: This translated website explains in simple ways about hepatitis C transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get hepatitis C to what is does to a person’s body, where to get help and advice and how to avoid giving it to someone.

Title: All good- HIV
Summary: This translated website explains in simple ways about HIV transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get hepatitis B to what is does to a person’s body, the difference between HIV and AIDS, and how to avoid giving it to someone.

Title: All good- sexually transmissible infections (STI)
Summary: This translated website explains in simple ways about Sexually Transmissible Infection transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get a STI to what is does to a person’s body, when a person should get testedand how to avoid giving it to someone.

Title: Anyone can get condoms: Safe sex. No regrets.
Summary: A translated resource on how to practise safe sex to avoid sexually transmitted infections and HIV. It includes information on negotiating safe sex, safe sex and overseas travel, and how to use a condom correctly.

Title: Ashur's story (video)
Summary: This video tells a client’s story of overcoming barriers to accessing reproductive and sexual health care when visiting Family Planning NSW for cervical screening. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.

Title: Bacterial vaginosis
Summary: Translated general information on Bacterial vaginosis (BV), how to diagnose it, how to get tested for it and how to cure it. In BV, there is a change in the normal balance of vaginal bacteria, which can result in an unpleasant odour and/or discharge in some women. However, the actual cause of BV remains unclear and is the subject of current research studies.

Title: Balanitis
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on balanitis, inflammation of the glans (head) of the penis. It includes what it is, why it happens, and advice on prevention and treatment.

Title: Being a healthy woman
Summary: This translated educational resource for women with an intellectual disability, their families, health care providers, carers and support workers that provides extensive information on female relevant topics from puberty to menopause, from healthy eating to close relationships, sex and pregnancy.

Title: Chlamydia - from Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on chlamydia, the most common bacterial sexually transmitted infection in our community. It includes information covering what it is, how it’s transmitted, symptoms, testing and treatment, informing sexual partners and avoiding re-infection.

Title: Chlamydia - from NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service
Summary: Contents: What is chlamydia? How do you catch chlamydia? How do you know if you have been infected with chlamydia? Is there a test for chlamydia? What is the treatment for chlamydia? Are there any complications? Do sexual partners need treatment? How is chlamydia prevented?

Title: Common vaginal and vulval conditions
Summary: Bilingual Factsheet on basic information on common vaginal discharge and vulval conditions - contact numbers only valid in NSW

Title: Consenting sexual activity in a relationship or marriage
Summary: This translated resource provides information regarding the right to be treated with respect if an individual does not wish to engage in an intimate sexual act. The resource covers topics such as sexual violence, consent, coercion and highlights that when sexual activity occurs without consent given freely by both parties, it is against the law.

Title: Contraception - your choices
Summary: This translated fact sheet explains the available options for using a worry free contraception that suits an individual as their best protection against unplanned pregnancy. It gives brief descriptions of the options and how effective each type is.

Title: Contraception for women
Summary: Every woman has a right to plan her family and choose the right time to have children. In this brochure we talk about some of the contraception available in Australia for women. This brochure provides an overview of contraception options but to find the best contraception for you, speak with a doctor or a nurse.

Title: Contraception in Easy English
Summary: This factsheet explains what contraception is and why and when you should use it.

Title: Contraceptive options - what can I choose? in Easy English
Summary: This factsheet list the different types of contraceptions and where you can get it.

Title: Diversity and LGBTIQ in Easy English with a lot of illustrations
Summary: This factsheet lists diversity in sexuality in Easy English with a lot of illustrations

Title: Duc's story (video)
Summary: This video tells a client’s story of visiting Family Planning NSW for sexually transmissible infection (STI) testing and treatment. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.

Title: Female circumcision
Summary: This booklet explains what Female Circumcision is, what health issues it can cause, in which countries it is practised, the types of Female Circumcision and lists the support services for women, girls and families across Australia.

Title: Genital herpes (HSV)
Summary: Causes, symptoms and treatment of genital herpes, including advice on coping with a recurrence, and the correct use of condoms.

Title: Genital skin care
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides three key general facts for good genital skin care. The fact sheet includes information on the three facts (avoid irritants, protect the skin and keep it dry, and decrease friction or rubbing), some general advice regarding sexual activity, and genital First Aid.

Title: Genital warts- human papillomavirus (HPV)
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on human papillomavirus (HPV), the name of a group of viruses that includes more than 100 different types that cause infection on the skin surface. It covers information such as what HPV is, what genital warts looks like, who and how to get HPV, diagnosis and treatment, and management of treatment side effects.

Title: Get a test for STIs nad BBVs in Easy English with a lot of illustrations
Summary: This factsheet explains what a Sexually Transmissible Infection and a Blood Borne Virus are and who you should see if you think you have been infected.

Title: Gonorrhoea
Summary: This translated brochure provides information on gonorrhoea, a bacterial infection of the genitals, anus or throat. It includes information about what it is, how to catch the infection, how to test for it, treatment, complications of the infection and how to use a condom correctly.

Title: Hand in hand: partnering with spiritual leaders in preventing HIV transmissions and eliminating stigma in migrant and refugee communities
Summary: This translated tip sheet resource provides spiritual leaders with insights on how they can contribute to preventing HIV transmission and address HIV stigma in communities and congregations. It encourages the establishment of stronger partnerships between service providers and faith-based institutions in addressing HIV ricks and stigma in high prevalence migrant and refugee communities.

Title: Help for infertile couples
Summary: This translated resource provides information for couples experiencing infertility. The included information covers when a couple should see a doctor, what causes infertility and assisted reproductive technology.

Title: Herpes
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on genital herpes, caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV), either HSV-1 or HSV-2, gaining entry to the body through the delicate membranes of the genital tract, mouth, and anus, or through tiny abrasions in the skin (initial infection). It includes information such as what causes it, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, protection against genital herpes, reduction of risk, and pregnancy.

Title: HIV testing and results
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a virus that attacks the body’s immune system. The fact sheet includes information on what HIV and AIDS is, how someone becomes infected and then provides answers to questions covering testing and results of the HIV Antibody test.

Title: Human papillomavirus in Easy English with a lot of illustrations
Summary: This factsheet explains what a HPV is, its symptoms, how you can get it, how you can prevent to get it and what you need to do if you think you have HPV.

Title: LARC - long acting reversible contraception
Summary: If you’re having sex and you don’t want to get pregnant, you need to use contraception. Long acting reversible contraception, such as intra uterine devices (IUDs), contraceptive implants and contraceptive injections, may be the choice for you.

Title: Living a positive life (audio resource)
Summary: Real stories from people living with HIV and AIDS (PLHIV)

Title: Min's story (video)
Summary: This video tells a client’s story of overcoming barriers to accessing reproductive and sexual health care when visiting Family Planning NSW for contraception. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.

Title: Molluscum contagiosum
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on Molluscum Contagiosum, a harmless skin infection caused by a pox virus. The fact sheet outlines, what it is, how it’s transmitted, what it looks like, how long lumps take to develop and how it is diagnosed and treated.

Title: Mycoplasma genitalium Mg
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on Mycoplasma genitalium Mg, a bacterium that infects the urethra, cervix and anus. It includes information on what it is, how it’s transmitted, signs and symptoms for men and women, testing and treatment of sexual partners and how to avoid getting it again.

Title: New words to know on sexual health in Easy English
Summary: Glossary on Sexual Health in Easy English with a lot of illustrations.

Title: Non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU)
Summary: Information about non-gonoccocal urethritis, a common sexually transmitted infection in men, including causes, prevention and complications. Includes information about how to use a condom correctly.

Title: Pelvic inflammatory disease
Summary: This translated brochure provides information on pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), an infection of the uterus (womb), fallopian tubes and/or ovaries in women. It covers the causes of pelvic inflammatory disease in women, and how to prevent and treat it.

Title: PrEP Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides information on on HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. The fact sheet information covers what it is, is it suitable, is it covered under Medicare, is it effective and safe, and also what is needed to get PrEP and the medication. It also covers whether it protects against sexually transmitted infections.

Title: Safer sex in Easy English with a lot of illustrations
Summary: This factsheet is about your health when you have sex.

Title: Sexually transmissible infections booklet
Summary: A translated information booklet that explains the aspects related to sexually transmitted infections (STIs). It covers questions from what they are and how to catch them, to how to prevent them, how to tell if you have one, and about alcohol, drugs and STIs.

Title: Sexual health and viral hepatitis brochures
Summary: A community brochure designed for migrants and refugees on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections

Title: Sex and the law in Easy English with a lot of illustrations
Summary: This factsheet explains under what circumstances it is legally ok to have sex.

Title: STIs and BBVs - the facts in Easy English with a lot of illustrations
Summary: This factsheet explains what a Sexual Transmissible Infection and a Blood Borne Virus are, how you can get them, how you can find out whether you have one and how you can protect yourself from STIs and BBVs.

Title: Syphilis
Summary: Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection. This resource explains how it is transmitted, the different types of syphilis, and treatment.

Title: The male condom
Summary: Bilingual information sheet about the male condom, including what a condom is, how it works, how to use it, side effects and where to get them. NSW contact details.

Title: Thrush
Summary: Caused by an overgrowth of yeasts within the vagina.  This resource explains what trush is, how it is transmitted and possible treatments.

Title: Urinary tract infection (UTI)
Summary: Inflammation of the urethra (the urine passage). This resource explains what a Urinary Tract Infection - UTI is, the symptoms and how it can be treated.

Title: What are periods? (video)
Summary: This is part of a series of videos about periods, pregnancy and contraception, for newly arrived migrant and refugee women in Australia. This video provides general information about periods.

Title: What is sex in Easy English?
Summary: This factsheet explains what sex is in Easy English and with a lot of illustrations.

Title: When menopause affects relationships
Summary: Information on how menopause can affect sexuality, including solutions to common problems.

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