Conditions and treatments Conditions and treatments. Send us your feedback. The activated link is defined as Active Tab. Emergency, crisis and support services. HIV and women — having children Women living with human immunodeficiency virus HIV , or women whose partner is HIV-positive, may wish to have children but feel concerned about the risk of transmission of the virus to themselves if
Condoms and safe sex Condoms offer the best available protection against STIs by acting as a physical barrier to prevent the exchange of semen, vaginal fluids or blood between partners. While respondents were aware of the causes of sexual transmission of HIV, many were uncertain about the effectiveness of various preventive strategies.
The only safe sex is no sex, according to most health care providers.
Safer Sex Guidelines for Adolescents
Although many adolescents may say they know everything about sex, studies have found that many adolescents are not completely informed about sex and sexually transmitted diseases STDs. Genital warts Genital warts are one of the most common sexually transmissible infections Allergic reaction to packaged food. Planning ahead for sex ruins the mood. Melbourne Sexual Health Centre.