OCP Health benefits beyond contraception

The Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill- Health Benefits Beyond Contraception

A recent study by the Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecological and Urological Sciences, La Spienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital has…


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Bone marrow transplant clears two men of HIV

More than three years ago, Australian researchers at St Vincent's Hospital and the Kirby Institute (University of NSW) transplanted bone marrow to…


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The History of the Condom

Throughout the ages people have tried to find ways of preventing conception and disease. Methods such as withdrawal, the rhythm method, douches and…


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Iran to Ban Permanent Contraceptives

Earlier this month Iran's parliament took a step closer to criminalising any form of permanent contraception / contraceptives including vasectomy,…


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101 Uses for your smartphone

Tracking your period - there's an app for that. For a lot of busy women their period is the last thing on their mind. Keeping track of their…


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Abortion and the Law in NSW

In Australia the law surrounding abortion is defined by each state. An abortion can be carried out to protect the health of a woman, the precise…


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World Health Organisation Report on Unsafe Abortion

The World Health Organisation (WHO) reports that an estimated 21.6 million unsafe abortions took place worldwide in 2008.  Unlike abortion services…


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Changes to Pap smear Screening - 2016

The Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC) has recommended significant changes to the National Cervical Screening Program.  They have indicated…


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Vasectomy

Vasectomy available now at Newcastle, Wollongong, Hurstville and Canberra. We are happy to have acquired the services of three very experienced and…


Chlamydia - Pregnancy Termination - Gynaecology Centres Australia

Chlamydia

Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection in Australia. Women aged between 15 and 19 years have the highest rates of diagnosis,…