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  1. Conceiving a baby

    17 Sep 2018

    The odds of a young fertile couple conceiving by having sexual intercourse around the time of ovulation (the release of the egg from the ovary) are approximately one in five every month. Around nine...

  2. Pregnancy and your mental health

    14 Sep 2018

    Finding out you are pregnant can be a very exciting time. But it can also make you feel uncomfortable, unwell, worried and make you wonder how you are going to cope. And it doesn’t stop when the baby...

  3. Partying safely - schoolies week

    14 Sep 2018

    Partying at schoolies week can be fun, but you need to be aware of the risks, which can include accidents, robbery, violence and sexual assault...

  4. Immunisation in secondary schools

    13 Sep 2018

    Some immunisations are recommended for all Australian teenagers...

  5. Human papillomavirus (HPV) – immunisation

    13 Sep 2018

    The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine helps prevent infection with HPV that causes cervical cancer...

  6. Hepatitis B – immunisation

    12 Sep 2018

    Immunisation against hepatitis B reduces the risk of infection in babies...

  7. Trans and gender diverse people

    12 Sep 2018

    Your gender is what feels natural to you, even if it is different from your biological sex. Some people may not feel comfortable with their biological sex but choose to live with the gender with which...

  8. Food safety while travelling

    11 Sep 2018

    Travelling, eating and drinking go together but unfortunately, traveller's diarrhoea and other food-related illnesses can sometimes come along for the ride...

  9. Safe sex

    Safe sex

    Safe sex is sexual contact that doesn't involve the exchange of semen, vaginal fluids or blood between partners...

  10. Abortion services in Victoria

    07 Sep 2018

    Some abortion services in Victoria offer reduced fees to students, healthcare card holders and those experiencing financial difficulty...