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Very very many happy returns to VERDEFAM (the Cape Verdean Association for the Protection of the Family). It's just celebrated its 17th anniversary with a number of events, which drew some very high profile speakers and guests. Foremost amongst these ...
Read this list, if you’ve got a moment: "Pregnancy, fear of pregnancy, AIDS, guilt, herpes, disappointing parents, chlamydia, inability to concentrate on school, syphilis, embarrassment, abortion, shotgun wedding, gonorrhea, selfishness, pelvic inflammatory disease, heartbreak, infertility, loneliness, cervical cancer, poverty, loss ...
Oral contraceptives (the pill) are hormonally active pills which are usually taken by women on a daily basis. They contain either two hormones combined (progestogen and estrogen) or a single hormone (progestogen). Combined oral contraceptives suppress ovulation. Progestogen-only contraceptives also ...
Myth: Complications With Method Some clients who seek family planning incorrectly believe that male condoms can easily get lost in a woman’s vagina or uterus and can travel through a woman’s body, requiring surgery to get the condom out. Fact: ...
Contraceptive implants are thin, small (4cm), flexible rods which are implanted under the skin of the upper arm by a doctor or a nurse. They are 99% effective in preventing pregnancy.
If you give your money to a good cause you want your money used well. And the good news is that there are organisations out there spending your money well, really well. They are transparent, efficient and when problems happen, ...
Myth: Abortion Some couples do not want to use the IUD because they incorrectly believe that the IUD prevents pregnancy by causing abortions. Fact:IUDs do not work by causing abortions. In the vast majority of cases, IUDs work by preventing ...
This page was last updated on 10 August 2018 Female sterilization is an effective form of contraception that permanently prevents a woman from becoming pregnant. Sterilization does NOT protect against sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV. The operation involves cutting ...
New research led by people living with HIV shows physical and verbal harassment a common reality for people living with HIV in the UK. Newly published research documenting how people living with HIV in the United Kingdom have experienced stigma ...
All these problems about sexual health. Solved at a stroke. UK Member of Parliament Nadine Dorries shot to fame amongst conservatives both in the UK and abroad with her 2011 proposal to require women to undergo ‘independent’ counselling before accessing ...