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Medical Abortion Forum 21 November 2016 proceedings

Women's Health Victoria |Published: January 2017
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24 January 2017

Safe access to abortion is good public health practice and plays an important role in supporting women’s health, equality and wellbeing. Access to medical abortion is associated with numerous potential benefits for women, including greater choice, as well as lower costs. However, in Victoria ongoing barriers to accessing medical abortion include high costs, the multiple appointments required, and a lack of services in rural and regional areas. In 2016 Women’s Health Victoria in partnership with Family Planning Victoria and the Royal Women’s Hospital held two forums relating to access to medical abortion in Victoria.

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Letter to the Editor: response to Corrine Barraclough's article

Women's Health Victoria |Published: 21 December 2016
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21 December 2016

Letter to the Editor submitted in response to the article:
Don’t blame men for domestic violence. Blame booze. Herald Sun. 21/12/16.

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A Victorian first for gender equality: putting media in the picture

Women's Health Victoria |Published: 5 December 2016
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5 December 2016

Women’s Health Victoria congratulates the State Government on the launch of Victoria’s first Gender Equality Strategy, affirming Victoria’s national and international reputation as a leader in the prevention of violence against women.

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Young women's health

Women's Health Victoria |Published: November 2016
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1 November 2016

This Connector contains a selection of freely available resources focusing on young women's health. 

Women's Health Victoria annual report 2015-2016

Women's Health Victoria Annual Report 2015 - 2016

Women's Health Victoria |Published: October 2016
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24 October 2016

This annual report contains a review of activities, and achievements of Women’s Health Victoria for the period July 2015 to June 2016.

BreaCan year in review 2015-2016

BreaCan Year in Review 2015/16

BreaCan |Published: October 2016
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24 October 2016

This review celebrates the highlights and achievements of the last financial year.

Women and pain

Women and pain

Women's Health Victoria |Published: September 2016
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9 September 2016

This infographic summarises the key messages from the Clearinghouse Connector on Women and pain in pictorial form.

Women and media representation infographic

Women and media representation

Women's Health Victoria |Published: September 2016
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9 September 2016

This infographic summarises in pictorial form the key messages from the Clearinghouse Connectors on Women in advertising and Sexualisation of women and girls.

Women's oral health

Women's oral health

Women's Health Victoria |Published: September 2016
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6 September 2016

This infographic summarises the key messages from the Issues Paper on Women and oral health in pictorial form.

Women's heart health

Women's heart health

Women's Health Victoria |Published: September 2016
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5 September 2016

This infographic summarises the key messages from the Clearinghouse Connector on Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and women in pictorial form.