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01 Apr 2012... A guide to leptospirosis, a bacterial infection that can affect humans and animals, and which is more common in north eastern NSW and Queensland. People who have close contact with animals are more at risk from this disease. Information includes causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment.
01 Jun 2022... A translated resource about emergency contraception. If you had sex without contraception, or had problems with your regular method (missed pills, broken condom), emergency contraception can help prevent unplanned pregnancy. This resource explains what types of emergency contraception there are and what they are as well as possible side effects.
31 Jan 2024... Information on the most effective methods of contraception, including long-acting reversible contraception (LARCs), hormonal implant, hormonal injection, IUD, the pill (oral contraception), vaginal ring, condom, diaphragms (barrier methods) and emergency contraception. You can use different methods of contraception to prevent pregnancy when you have vaginal sex with a man. You have the right to use contraception and choose a method that works best for you.
31 Jan 2024... Information on abortion, including medical and surgical abortion, what you can expect, how much it costs and where to get support. Unplanned pregnancies happen to women of all ages and backgrounds. About half the pregnancies in Australia are unplanned. Some women choose to have their baby, while others choose to end their pregnancy with an abortion.
This document in Plain English explains that some types of sex (penis in vagina sex) can make a baby, but that it’s possible to have and enjoy sex without getting pregnant through the use of contraceptives. Contraceptives are medicines or barriers that can help to prevent a pregnancy. It explains the different types available and how a person needs to find the right one for them.
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