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IUD Contraception

   The IUD is Now Australia’s Most Popular Contraception Oral contraceptives, which transformed society when they were first available, seem to be losing traction among Australian women as other forms of birth control have become more popular. There are a few reasons for the pill’s fall in popularity, but the

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The Rising Numbers of STI’s among Millennials

The Rise of the STI’s In the last five years now there has been a significant spike in sexually transmissible infections (STIs), particularly in young adults under the age of 25. A sexually transmissible infection (STI) is an infection that you can get from any form of sexual activity, including

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Chronic Vulval Itch

I Have a Chronic Itch… Down There Don’t be alarmed. A chronic vulval itch can affect a lot of women at any age. The severity and recurrence is what we need to resolve. We know it feels embarrassing telling your GP “I am really itchy down there” So let’s run

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Abdominal Separation

Abdominal Separation Are you worried that your stomach still looks a little pregnant a few months post-delivery? This is to be expected. Abdominal separation is a normal symptom of pregnancy. Don’t forget! – your body has supported life for the last nine months! Abdominal separation becomes a cause for concern

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Interstitial Cystitis

When Painful Stinging is More Than Just a UTI Often mistaken for a urinary tract infection (UTI), Interstitial Cystitis is a painful bladder condition which leads to trouble voiding (urination) among other pelvic symptoms. It’s often self-diagnosed as it mimics symptoms of a UTI. A great example is the symptom

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A Happy Mum is a Happy Bub

“A Happy Mum is a Happy Bub” Simple, kind and true. This was the advice given by my GP and has remained in the forefront of my mind as I continue to fight the stigma that bestows a new mum caught in society’s image of an ideal mother vs. reality.

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Premature Ovarian Insufficiency

By The Time I Reached 35, I was in Perimenopause From my very first period I was on a 28-day menstrual cycle. By the end of my 20s, my periods had become incredibly irregular, scanty and painless. I had my children young and considered my family complete. I hadn’t been

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Vitamin B-12 and Iron Infusions

Iron Deficieny Anaemia and the Importance of B12. Did 2020 leave you feeling physically and mentally depleted? You’re certainly not alone. As healthcare workers we witnessed a spike in acute mental and physical health in 2020, more than any in previous years. So perhaps it’s time to have some routine

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