Why’s it so important to be sexually healthy? For starters, it’s a big part of your physical wellbeing, but it’s also integral to your emotional, mental and even your social health.
The contraceptive implant is a relatively new birth control method, which means there’s still a lot of uncertainty about it. We’ve heard some pretty strange misconceptions about it, and we want to set the record straight because we believe it’s a great long-term birth control option.
An unintended pregnancy can be a serious shock and it can also make you feel scared, panicky, angry or hopeless – so just imagine how your partner is feeling! This is why you need to take a moment to step back, take a breath and relax: An unplanned pregnancy doesn’t have to be the end…
These days, loads of people are going online or using apps to find a partner. It’s the digital era and for young people especially, it’s often the easiest way to connect with others.
Male circumcision is one of the most hotly debated sexual health issues in the medical community, and it’s also widely discussed among everyday men and women. Why it is such a controversial topic?
What’s so special about making your relationship ‘official’? Well for one thing, it’s lets everyone else know that your partner is off limits. But the other awesome thing is that it ensures you have a healthy sex life – because an official relationship is an honest and monogamous one.
Your body, your choice… or is it? What are your rights when it comes to contraception and pregnancy termination? Here, we help you to understand.
Many South Africans don’t know what their sexual and reproductive health rights are, which is why this simple guide is so important for men and women of all ages. Do you know what the Constitution says about your reproductive health rights? If not, this is for you. And if you do know the answers, please…
Every South African should know their sexual and reproductive health rights (you can read more about them here), and for women, it’s especially important to know about your right to a safe and legal abortion. Unfortunately, 30% of SA’s women don’t know that they’re legally allowed to terminate a pregnancy, which means that they turn to…
If you have questions or uncertainties about abortion, Marie Stopes is here to put your mind at ease. Below, we tell you everything you need to know about our safe abortion procedure, and if you decide to terminate, we offer our abortion services in a safe and non-judgemental environment.