For information about contraception, pregnancy options and sexual health in Victoria
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What is stealthing, and why is it illegal?

Stealthing is a form of sexual assault and is now a crime under Victorian law. So, what exactly does 'stealthing' look like?
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on 15 Jan 2024 7:53 AM
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Period tracking apps: What you need to know

Period tracking apps super popular, as they can help us track our cycles and know more about their bodies. However, are these apps a good way to prevent pregnancy?

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on 23 Oct 2023 11:17 AM
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Is it safe to skip periods?

You might have heard some myths about how skipping periods is ‘unsafe’ or ‘unnatural’. These myths are untrue – regulating your bleeding with contraception is extremely safe and common!
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on 20 Jul 2023 5:28 AM
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5 Vasectomy Myths

Vasectomy is currently one of the only contraceptive options for men and people with penises. Let’s get the facts on this straightforward procedure!
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on 24 Mar 2023 2:22 AM
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Is Emergency Contraception the same as Abortion Pills?

Emergency contraception and medical (medication) abortion are often confused, with many people thinking that emergency contraception is the same as an early medical abortion. So, what's the difference?
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on 31 Jan 2023 5:26 AM
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15 years of World Contraception Day

Today, we are marking World Contraception Day. Read more on the history of World Contraception Day, why contraception is so important and what still needs to be done!
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on 26 Sep 2022 9:39 AM
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Plan B. What is it and how does it work?

You may have heard the term Plan B on social media or in films or tv, but do you know what it is? Read on to find out!
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on 16 Sep 2022 5:43 AM
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Where can I buy contraception?

Which contraception methods need a script from a doctor? Which ones need a professional to insert for you? Which ones can you get at the supermarket? In this blog, we discuss WHERE you can buy contraception in Victoria.
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on 22 Aug 2022 5:48 AM
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Why do people use contraception?

Contraception can be used for many reasons, from preventing unwanted pregnancy, to managing menstrual cycles and various health conditions. Look through 5 of the most common reasons here.
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on 27 Jun 2022 4:00 AM
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What's it like to get an IUD?

Ever wonder if getting an IUD will hurt, be embarassing or worth it? 4 people share their IUD experiences!
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on 15 Feb 2022 9:04 AM