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Improving the contraceptive knowledge of young women from multicultural backgrounds

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An online educational video aimed at increasing contraceptive knowledge among young women from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds is being distributed in five languages. Release of the 13-minute videos follows a significant research project, EXTEND-PREFER, undertaken by the SPHERE Centre of Research Excellence at Monash University, the results of which were published in the BMJ … Continued

Time To End Australia’s ‘Gender Discrimination Tax’ On Working Women

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Women’s pay in Australia is stubbornly stuck at 19 percent below men – creating a ‘Gender Discrimination Tax’ New research reveals that Australian company training is designed to impede women’s progress MELBOURNE, Australia, 8 July 2024, Women in the Australian workforce are effectively taxed at a median additional rate of 19 percent for their work … Continued

These Australian cities are obsessed with reading smut – Sex expert weighs in on how the #smuttok trend can transform your sex life

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Hey, I hope you don’t mind me reaching out!   Did you know there has been a significant increase in the popularity of ‘smut’ books with the provocative fiction genre having over 934k posts under #smuttok on TikTok? A new study conducted by Lovehoney AU has analysed exactly where in Australia are residents embracing the … Continued

National reforms needed to address the domestic and family violence crisis

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National Legal Aid and Women’s Legal Services Australia have today released a joint statement outlining seven key priority national legal and policy reforms needed, to address the domestic and family violence crisis across Australia. Suggested reforms include establishing a national risk information sharing scheme; increasing service availability and supports for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander … Continued