Sexually transmitted infections

Sexually transmitted infections

Women lovin’ women

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English
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Online
Author: 
Women’s Community Development Program, AIDS Committee of Toronto
Publisher: 
AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT)
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Highlights some of the issues around HIV and sexually transmitted infections that affect women who have sex with women. Lists Toronto-area information services.

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Cervicitis

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English
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British Columbia Ministry of Health Planning
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Outlines causes, symptoms, complications, and treatment of infections of the cervix. Includes information on how to prevent sexually transmitted diseases and how to use a condom.

"I had unprotected sex"

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English
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Online
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publisher: 
New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Describes emergency contraceptives that can prevent pregnancy after unprotected sexual relations. Also provides information on sexually transmitted infections.

Scarleteen: sex education for the real world

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English
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Online
Author: 
Heather Corinna
Hanne Blank
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Scarleteen
Publication Place: 
Minneapolis, MN

American site that provides information for teens on all aspect of positive sexuality, including birth control, safe sex and sexually transmitted infections, masturbation and self-pleasuring, anatomy, diverse sexual orientation and identification, sexual and romantic relationship and communication tools, and care and compassion in sexual technique and practice.

sexualityandu.ca

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English
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Online
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Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Web site that provides information on sexually transmitted infections (STIs), contraception awareness, lifestyle choices, and healthy sexuality for teens, adults, parents, teachers, and health professionals.

The healthy student software collection

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English
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University of Alberta Health Centre
Publication Place: 
Edmonton, AB

Provides software programs on various health topics relevant to young adults. Developed for students in post-secondary educational institutions, but most are also useful for high schools and the general public.

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Condoms, sexually transmitted infections, safer sex and you

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English
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Public Health Agency of Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses condom use to prevent unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections. Provides usage guidelines.

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Sexual health services and education for adolescents: options for Nova Scotia

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Summarizes the findings of a research project on sexual activity, sexual health policies and services, and options for addressing sexual health among young women in Nova Scotia.

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MCEWH TEEN.M68 2001

Planned Parenthood North Shore

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Clinical or health care services

Provides a variety of sexual and reproductive health information and services to the North Shore region.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
705-356-0113
Secondary Telephone: 
705-356-4280
Email Address: 
ppns@adss.on.ca
Fax Number: 
705-356-2203
Street Address: 
15 Hudson St
Addt'l Street Address: 
PO Box 842
City: 
Blind River
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
P0R 1B0
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

Planned Parenthood Ottawa

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Clinical or health care services

Offers counseling and education to assist and support people in making informed sexual and reproductive choices.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-226-3234
Email Address: 
ppottawa@ppottawa.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-226-8955
Street Address: 
201-251 Bank St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K2P 1X3
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