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Sexual Health For Men

  • What we've been up to

  • What Is Sexual Health?

    This is defined by the World Health organisation as ‘the integration of physical, emotional, intellectual and social aspects of sexuality in a way that positively enriches and promotes personality, communication and love’.

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  • Sexual Health Glossary

    Definitions and common slang for everything to do with sex.

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  • Sexually Transmitted Infections

    Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) are infections that are passed on from an infected partner(s) during unprotected sex (vaginal, anal and oral). They are caused by specific bacteria and viruses. In some cases, you may be at risk even if you don’t have full sex. Kissing and touching each other’s genitals may pass on some STIs.

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  • What STI's are there?

    Infections are out there, be vigilant about your sexual health to avoid contracting any of these...

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  • Protecting Yourself

    Safer sex, for HIV, is any sexual activity that doesn’t allow infected semen, vaginal fluid or blood to pass from one person into the bloodstream of another person.

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  • What is HIV?

    HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. When HIV enters the bloodstream it begins to attack the immune system. Your body then produces antibodies to fight off infection.

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  • What is AIDS?

    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is a term that is used to describe the latter stages of HIV, when the immune system has stopped working and the person develops a life-threatening condition, such as pneumonia (infection of the lungs).

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  • Pregnancy - What do I do?

    A young man usually experiences a range of responses to an unplanned pregnancy, depending on the nature of his relationship with the woman who has become pregnant. Often, if the relationship is not close, the man may not even be told of the pregnancy.

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  • Attending an STI Clinic

    The 'how, when and where?' of getting tested

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  • In the Know - Positive Sexual Health

    Sexual health courses will run during 2017 for gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men.

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