It can be difficult to diagnose endometriosis because the symptoms can vary considerably, and many other conditions can cause similar symptoms.
The Endometriosis symptom tracker makes it easy to keep track and a record of your symptoms and how they affect you. This will provide your GP or Gynaecologist with valuable insight for their assessment. Download the Endometriosis Symptom Tracker.
The problem with ovarian cancer is that there is no really good way to make an early diagnosis ie. there is no screening test currently available.
The symptoms caused by ovarian cancer can be very non-specific and are common in the general population, such as bloating, back pain or frequent urination. Download the Ovarian Cancer Fact Sheet
PrEP is a HIV prevention method in which people who do not have HIV take a pill every day to reduce their risk of becoming infected with HIV.
A colposcopy uses a powerful microscope to allow a closer examination of a women’s cervix as well as the vaginal canal and vulva. You may be referred for a colposcopy if you have had an abnormal screening result, either a persistent low grade or high-grade abnormality. Check out the Colposcopy Fact Sheet.
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If you are experiencing menopausal symptoms such as vaginal dryness, painful intercourse, urinary incontinence and frequent bladder infections, Mona Lisa Touch is a potentially “life changing” treatment that is non-surgical, non-hormonal, quick, relatively pain-free and long-lasting. Check out our FAQs here >>>
Reciprocal Health Care Agreements for visitors to Australia... If you're an international visitor, some of your costs for medically necessary care in Australia may be covered if your country has a Reciprocal Health Care Agreement with Australia.