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GUM clinic

Genitourinary medicine clinic. A patient-management session which may be located at a hospital or at a free-standing health centre and which provides a range of sexual-health services including contraception and contraception advice, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhoea and genital warts, as well as testing and counselling for HIV and AIDS.
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One of these, celebrated by Cymdeithas Yr Iaith, in Bangor, is the site of a former sexual health clinic.
She's do-gooding social worker Naomi whose world-view is formed mostly by all the statistical reports she has read and her conversations with her teenage daughter sound disconcertingly like a pamphlet you'd pick up in a sexual health clinic.
An alternative to seeing your GP is to go to your local sexual health clinic.
A third of children and young people surveyed by the Sex Education Forum, part of the UK charity, National Children's Bureau, said they either 'didn't know' or were 'unsure' about where to get help if they were sexually assaulted and four in 10 were 'unsure' where to find their local sexual health clinic.
THE work of a sexual health clinic in Birmingham will be the focus of a three-part documentary.
Stylax is suffering from a disturbing itch and visits a sexual health clinic where he falls for an attractive nurse.
In Australia, Sydney's main sexual health clinic hasn't treated a woman with pubic lice since 2008 while male cases have fallen 80 percent from about 100 a decade ago, the Daily Mail reported.
Another patient who did not wish to be named said: "Lots of people use the sexual health clinic from the local area.
At a public sexual health clinic in Sydney that gives clients the option not to provide a surname, 5% of first-time clients in 1998-2004 took advantage of that offer.
They are conveniently located in places where people live, work and shop and provide valuable support and treatment and will refer a patient to a GP or sexual health clinic if necessary.
A team from the Centre for Sexual Health at Leeds General Infirmary looked at the experience of one large sexual health clinic in the city.
Of 343 men attending a sexual health clinic, 168 received standard personal counseling, and 175 received standard counseling and also attended a 1-day workshop.
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