Category Archives: Sexually Transmitted Infections

What is a sexual health educator?


Sexual Health Education is about a lot more than preventing unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections. Everyone has the right to access sexual health education relevant to their needs, and that helps promote a happy, healthy and safe sexual life. … Continue reading

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December 1 is World AIDS Day


The theme for this year’s World AIDS Day is ‘Getting to Zero: Zero New HIV Infections, Zero Discrimination and Zero AIDS related Deaths’. This year marks the launch of the ‘Getting to Zero’ Campaign, which will run until 2015 and … Continue reading

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My Pap test came back abnormal! Do I have cancer?!


In November 2009, my doctor’s office called and asked me to discuss my recent Pap test.  I didn’t think too much of it at the time and agreed to come in the following day. At my appointment, my GP advised … Continue reading

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