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More about your health and wellbeing
Have you considered long-term reversible contraception? For example coils/contraceptive injection/contraceptive implants. Please see the linked information sheet".
If you would like to discuss an alternative method of contraception please make an appointment with the family planning clinic via the Frome Medical Practice Website or Tel: 01373 301301
Hormonal contraception does not protect against sexually transmitted infections (STI).
What are sexually transmitted infections? http://patient.info/health/sexually-transmitted-infections-leaflet
Did you know that it is estimated 1 in 7 sexually active people under the age of 25 has chlamydia?
You can pick up a completely confidential and free chlamydia self-test kit from the boxes placed in the communal areas throughout the practice.
Do you know how to access sexual health services locally? Please see this link.
Are you up to date with your cervical smear? Women aged 25-49 receive invitations every 3 years and women aged 50-64 receive invitations every 5 years. For more information please see this link .