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Topic "Women's Health" in Plain English - total 14 documents

Title: About breast cancer
Summary: Translated Information for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. This booklet covers what cancer is, what causes breast cancer and the different types of breast cancer.

Title: About breast cancer (audio file)
Summary: This translated audio file describes what breast cancer is, the anatomy of breasts and what the available treatments are.

Title: Cervical screening: a guide for Vietnamese women (video with English subtitles)
Summary: The Pap test has changed - it is now called a Cervical Screening Test and it is done every 5 years for women between the ages of 25 and 74. Regular cervical screening could save your life. Cervical screening looks for HPV infection that may overtime develop into cervical cancer if not treated.

Title: Endometriosis
Summary: This translated fact sheet defines endometriosis and briefly discusses the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

Title: Female genital cutting - Multicultural parent easy guide
Summary: Female Genital Cutting (FGC) is against the law in all States and Territories of Australia. It is also against the law to take a girl to another country to be cut. FGC harms the health and wellbeing of girls and women.

Title: Menopause
Summary: This translated fact sheet defines what menopause is, explains the basic physiology and symptoms of menopause, gives helpful lifestyle tips and covers when to see a doctor.

Title: My Body. My Heath. Feeling good
Summary: 'My Body. My Health.' is a series of five educational PowerPoint presentations to help organisations deliver health information to women from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Topics are 1) Health checks 2) Good food for good health 3) Move more. Sit less 4) Feeling good. How to feel more positive in life 5) The importance of vitamin D.

Title: My Body. My Heath. Good food for good health
Summary: 'My Body. My Health.' is a series of five educational PowerPoint presentations to help organisations deliver health information to women from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Topics are 1) Health checks 2) Good food for good health 3) Move more. Sit less 4) Feeling good. How to feel more positive in life 5) The importance of vitamin D.

Title: My Body. My Heath. Health checks
Summary: 'My Body. My Health.' is a series of five educational PowerPoint presentations to help organisations deliver health information to women from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Topics are 1) Health checks 2) Good food for good health 3) Move more. Sit less 4) Feeling good. How to feel more positive in life 5) The importance of vitamin D.

Title: My Body. My Heath. Move more. Sit less
Summary: 'My Body. My Health.' is a series of five educational PowerPoint presentations to help organisations deliver health information to women from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Topics are 1) Health checks 2) Good food for good health 3) Move more. Sit less 4) Feeling good. How to feel more positive in life 5) The importance of vitamin D.

Title: My Body. My Heath. The importance of vitamin D
Summary: 'My Body. My Health.' is a series of five educational PowerPoint presentations to help organisations deliver health information to women from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Topics are 1) Health checks 2) Good food for good health 3) Move more. Sit less 4) Feeling good. How to feel more positive in life 5) The importance of vitamin D.

Title: Polycystic ovary syndrome
Summary: This fact sheet includes a simple definition of PCOS, details the signs and symptoms, diagnosis, causes, management options, and the implications for fertility.

Title: Staying well as you age
Summary: Staying mentally well for women 65+ is important for their overall health. This fact sheet provides tips on how women can stay mentally well as they get older, as well as where to get help and support..

Title: Your health, Your future, Get a Cervical Screening test
Summary: Information about the Cervical Screening test.

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