Tagalog (Filipino)
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Topic "Sexual Health" in Tagalog (filipino) - total 19 documents

Title: About STIs
Summary: Sexually transmissible infections (STIs) can affect anyone who's sexually active. Some infections can be treated to keep you and your partners healthy. There are many things you can do to stay STI free.

Title: Bacterial vaginosis (BV)
Summary: Bacterial vaginosis as a bacterial infection caused by change in normal balance of vaginal bacteria.This fact sheet explains what BV is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Chlamydia
Summary: Chlamydia is a very common bacterial STI which can be passed on during sex without a condom or other barrier method. This fact sheet explains what Chlamydia is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Contraception for Women
Summary: This factsheet gives an overview of the methods of contraception available in Australia. It is important to choose the one that is right for you. To find the best one speak with a doctor or nurse.

Title: Genital warts & HPV
Summary: Genital warts is a common STI, caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV) and can be passed on by skin-to-skin contact during sex. This fact sheet explains what Genital warts & HPV is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Gonorrhoea (gono)
Summary: Gonorrhoea is a common STI caused by bacteria and can be passed on during sex without a condom. This fact sheet explains what Gonorrhoea is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Herpes (HSV)
Summary: Herpes is a common STI, caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and can be passed on by skin-to skin contact during sexual contact. This fact sheet explains what Herpes is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: HIV
Summary: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) attacks the immune system which makes it difficult for the body to fight infections. This fact sheet explains what HIV is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: HPV vaccine - preventing human papillomavirus (HPV) cancers and diseases by vaccination brochure
Summary: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a common, contagious virus that can cause cancers and diseases in both men and women. This brochure provides information about HPV, how to get vaccinated against HPV and the safety and effectiveness of the HPV vaccine.

Title: Molluscum contagiosum (MC)
Summary: Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a harmless skin infection caused by a virus and can be passed on by skin-to-skin contact. This fact sheet explains what molluscum contagiosum is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Mycoplasma genitalium (MG)
Summary: Mycoplasma genitalium (MG) is a bacterial infection which can be passed on during sex without a condom. This fact sheet explains what mycoplasma genitalium is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Summary: Pelvic inflammatory disease is inflammation or infection of the reproductive system in the pelvis. This fact sheet explains what pelvic inflammatory disease is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated and where you can get help.

Title: PEP (post exposure prophylaxis)
Summary: Post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is a HIV medication which is taken within 72 hours of possible exposure to HIV infection and is taken for 28 days. This fact sheet explains what PEP is, how you can get it and where you can get help.

Title: PrEP (pre exposure prophylaxis)
Summary: PrEP is medication used to prevent HIV. This fact sheet explains what PrEP is, how you can get it and where you can get help.

Title: Sex and your body
Summary: Easy English book about your rights to sex and health.

Title: Syphilis
Summary: Syphilis is a bacterial STI and can be passed on through skin-to skin contact. This fact sheet explains what syphilis is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Thrush
Summary: Thrush is a common infection caused by an overgrowth of yeasts which naturally occur in the vagina.This fact sheet explains what thrush is, what causes it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Urethritis
Summary: Urethritis is the term used to describe inflammation in the urethra. This fact sheet explains what urethritis is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

Title: Urinary tract infections
Summary: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are caused by microoganisms (usually bacteria) which can cause an infection in the bladder and other parts of the urinary tract (such as the kidneys).This fact sheet explains what urinary tract infections are, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.

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