For information about contraception, pregnancy options and sexual health in Victoria
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Can I get the abortion pill without a script?

While medication abortion can be a convenient option to end an early pregnancy, you will need a script and a few tests before you can get this medication. We walk through some of the main steps in getting a medication abortion here.
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on 22 Mar 2024 8:17 AM
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Sex and international travel: What you need to know

Australians love going overseas - the fun and adventure! Often, the last thing we want to worry about while travelling is our sexual and reproductive health. Find out how you can fully prepare yourself for a trip abroad.
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on 30 May 2023 5:38 AM
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Is Emergency Contraception the same as Abortion Pills?

Emergency contraception and medical (medication) abortion are often confused, with many people thinking that emergency contraception is the same as an early medical abortion. So, what's the difference?
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on 31 Jan 2023 5:26 AM
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Nothing about us, without us.

Guest writer Felix Saturn explores how abortion services can implement trans-inclusivity.
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on 22 Nov 2022 4:28 AM
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What Does It Mean to be Pro-Choice?

Pro-choice is a term used widely in debates around abortion care, but what does it actually mean?
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on 09 Aug 2022 3:31 AM
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Explainer: The abortion “post-code” lottery

Can where you live affect the healthcare you get? Read more to find out more about how the postcode lottery affects abortion services.
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on 17 May 2022 6:10 AM
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How does a medication abortion work?

Guest contributor Dr Madeleine explains how exactly a medication abortion works, and addresses some common questions people have about them.
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on 19 Apr 2022 10:38 AM
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Abortion in Victoria - A Historical Overview

This Women's History Month, take a look at some of the major milestones in bringing about accessible and safe abortions for Victorians.
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on 04 Mar 2022 8:57 AM
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Can abortion affect your fertility?

Our guest contributor, Dr Madeleine, shares her thoughts on this common anxiety.
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on 28 Sep 2021 11:18 AM
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How to Support: Someone Having an Abortion

1 in 4 women will have an abortion in their lives - so odds are, you'll need to support someone having an abortion someday! Here's a few tips on how to do it.
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on 30 Jun 2021 6:58 AM