Latest contraception News

Better Reproductive Healthcare Access In Regional Areas
New development for hormone-free male contraceptive pill
On this World Population Day, we must reassert women’s right to choose
Top 3 questions – Menopause with Prof Alison McMillan & Karen Cook 5 July
Top 3 questions – Oral Treatments for Covid
Message from SRH/HRP Acting Director
Top 3 questions – Menopause with Prof Alison McMillan & Karen Cook
Finding answers to causes of male infertility
New tools brought to Kaimanawa horses management
Top 3 questions – COVID treatments, close contact rules & COVIDSafe aged care visits
Ukraine: New UN Women and CARE report highlights disproportionate impact of war on women and minorities
Invest in our planet by ending population growth
Hormonal contraception after medical abortion
WHO urges quality care for women and newborns in critical first weeks after childbirth
Child abuse investigations may not prevent poor sexual health outcomes in girls
First ever country level estimates of unintended pregnancy and abortion
RACGP: Urgent change of course needed on pharmacy scope of practice pilot and inquiry launched into UTI pilot
WHO issues new guidelines on abortion to help countries deliver lifesaving care
Life-saving medicines unaffordable as PBS co-pay heads to $50 script
Monash Expert: Medicare rebate increase for IUD insertion – welcome, but not enough
Federally Funded Sex Education Programs Linked to Decline in Teen Birth Rates, New Study Shows
Mechanism of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis Discovered
Research shows sexual health is more than ‘Family Planning’
Women ‘brushed off’ by health care system to ‘suffer in silence’, study reveals
New female athlete resources focus on health, performance
New insights into quality of care for girls and women facing complications of unsafe abortion
TGA provisionally approves two oral Covid treatments, molnupiravir and nirmatrelvir + ritonavir
Repeal “crippling” new anti-abortion law – UN experts: Iran
World Vasectomy Day
SPA welcomes world vasectomy week but seeks focus on other contraceptive methods as well
Message from Director SRH/HRP 29 October
UN expert calls for full protection of sexual and reproductive health rights during Covid pandemic
Increase access to oral contraception by letting pharmacist do their jobs
Status quo not good enough for Australian women
AMA welcomes TGA oral contraceptives over-the-counter interim decision
Oral contraceptives likely to stay prescription-only
International Day of Girl Child
Safe abortion in context of Covid: partnership, dialogue and digital innovation
Time to give young women freedom from unwanted pregnancies
Tokophobia is an extreme fear of childbirth. Here’s how to recognise and treat it
Uptake of highly effective female contraception stalls in Victoria and New South Wales
Your Right To A Better World
Reproductive health and male infertility expert crowned ESA Life Member
WHO’s three messages for UN75
$1.9 million MRFF grant to improve access to medical abortion services in rural and regional areas
$16.9 million investment for Australian health and medical research
In WHO global pulse survey, 90% of countries report disruptions to essential health services since COVID-19 pandemic
Biggest cash-injection for Family Planning in a decade