For information about contraception, pregnancy options and sexual health in Victoria
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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
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How contraception affects your period

Dr Madeleine joins us again to chat about how contraception affects your period.

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on 20 Dec 2021 2:06 AM
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Contraception - What If I Have Side Effects?

Weight gain, bleeding and mood swings...can contraception really cause these side effects, and how likely are they?

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on 24 Aug 2021 6:40 AM
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Breastfeeding + contraception: the 5 things you need to know

If you've just had a baby, having another one immediately is probably not a priority! So what's the deal with breastfeeding and contraception?

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on 21 Jun 2021 10:08 AM
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Implant Insertion: What's It Really Like?

One of our workers gets a Contraceptive Implant inserted - and shares all!

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on 24 May 2021 4:59 AM

3 ways to prevent contraception FAILS

Contraceptive failure is one of the biggest causes of unplanned pregnancy. So what causes contraception to fail, and what can we do about it?

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on 06 Apr 2021 5:03 AM