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Using a reliable method of contraception.

5 reasons you should be using a reliable method of contraception: 1. To prevent an unwanted pregnancy. 84 out of […]

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Chlamydia Vaccine Progress – Fingers Crossed for the Future!

I saw this in the news the other day… Yes. There was a spurt of media coverage this week into […]

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Holiday romance? Advice, including where to get emergency contraception abroad.

The holiday season is upon us and recent research shows that we feel less inhibited and more likely to have […]

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12 things you can do before pregnancy for a healthier baby.

If you’ve decided to stop your regular contraception and start trying for a baby, there are things that you can […]

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HPV Vaccine for Boys. We answer your questions.

It was recently announced that the NHS will expand the HPV vaccination programme to include all boys in school year […]

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Devon sexual health teams win award!

We won! The sexual health teams at the Exeter and Barnstaple clinics have won the ‘Research Champion, team award, 2019’. […]

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The “male contraceptive”

There’s been a lot of press in recent days talking about male contraception. Interest is in an international clinical trial […]

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New menopause information pages

Following on from the extensive coverage of the menopause by the BBC in May, we’ve teamed up with the Primary […]

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HPV vaccine: a real success story

What is HPV? Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is a common virus that spreads through intimate skin to skin contact. Unless […]

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May Bank Holiday – Opening hours and where to get help.

Sexual Health Clinics are closed over the Bank Holiday weekend. Make sure you have supplies of routine contraception and medication […]

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Exeter Pride

The team from Devon Sexual Health will be marching in the Exeter Pride parade at 12pm this Saturday. We’ll be […]

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Male Koala bear. Koalas can also get Chlamydia.

5 things we wish you knew about chlamydia

1. Chlamydia is more common than you’d think. Currently around 1 in 20 young people (aged 15-24) are infected with […]

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