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Topic "Sexual Health" in Somali - total 17 documents

Title: Abortion
Summary: This fact sheet provides general information about abortion and a comparison of the two methods: medical and surgical.

Title: Abortion procedure - medication
Summary: This fact sheet describes the process for undergoing a medical termination, including a consultation with a doctor, medications you will take and where these steps take place.

Title: Abortion procedure surgical
Summary: This fact sheet describes the process for undergoing surgical abortion, including pre- and post- surgical assessment and care.

Title: Barrier methods of contraception
Summary: Barrier methods of contraception include the male and female condom and the diaphragm.

Title: Contraception methods in Australia
Summary: An overview of the methods of contraception available in Australia is presented in this fact sheet. Using contraception can help you prevent a pregnancy. Different methods may suit you at different times in your life.

Title: Emergency contraception methods
Summary: Emergency contraception methods include a pill which is taken up to five days after unprotected sex to reduce the chance of becoming pregnant, or having an intrauterine device fitted within five days of unprotected sex.

Title: Female circumcision
Summary: This booklet explains what Female Circumcision is, what health issues it can cause, in which countries it is practised, the types of Female Circumcision and lists the support services for women, girls and families across Australia.

Title: HIV an introduction
Summary: 1.1 Did you know? 1.2 How can I avoid becoming infected with HIV? 1.3 What's the difference between HIV and AIDS? 1.4 How can I find out if I have HIV? 1.5 How is HIV transmitted? 1.6 How do I know if someone has HIV/AIDS? 1.7 Traveling overseas 1.8 Using interpreters

Title: Long acting reversible contraception (LARC) methods
Summary: LARC methods provide temporary, safe, most cost-effective contraception which can last from  3 and up to 10 years depending on the type. They include the intrauterine device and the contraceptive implant.

Title: Medium acting and short acting contraception methods
Summary: Medium acting methods last over a period of weeks or months and include the contraceptive injection and the vaginal ring. Short acting methods are taken every day and include the combined contraceptive pill and the mini pill.

Title: Sex it's your decision
Summary: Making your own decision about how you want to live your sexual life is important. It means looking after yourself and deciding what's right for you.

Title: Sexual health and viral hepatitis brochures
Summary: A community brochure designed for migrants and refugees on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections

Title: Sexually transmissible infections booklet
Summary: A translated information booklet that explains the aspects related to sexually transmitted infections (STIs). It covers questions from what they are and how to catch them, to how to prevent them, how to tell if you have one, and about alcohol, drugs and STIs.

Title: STI & BBV testing
Summary: What does an STI/BBV check-up involve?

Title: Support services for circumcised women and girls
Summary: This booklet is a guide for women and girls who have been circumcised and are in need of support.

Title: What are STIs and BBVs?
Summary: Sexually Transmissible Infections (STIs) & Blood Borne Viruses (BBSs) can affect anybody who has any type of sex. By having the right information and learning about how these infections are transmitted, everyone has an opportunity to reduce their risk

Title: What is the vulva?
Summary: The vulva is the delicate, hairless skin and tissue surrounding the vagina. You need to treat it with care, as it's prone to irritation.

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