We work really hard here at ISHS to reduce the stigma that surround STIs and we love it when people help us to do that! Recently, our educator, Jennifer was interviewed by Alex Davidson at The Martlet, the UVIC newspaper for an article about STIs and stigma. Thanks so much to Alex for the great piece, it will hopefully go a long way to raise awareness about STIs and reduce the stigma.
Jennifer Gibson MA, is the Coordinator of Community Education Services. She is a professional sexual health educator whose knowledge, sense of humour, enthusiasm, and comfort level give her the unique ability to make sexual health education accessible and easy to relate to.
Our shipment of Plan B arrived last week so we’re all stocked up in the event you need it! We sell it for $17 including tax and it’s available for purchase by everyone. Remember Plan B is most effective in reducing the risk of pregnancy if used within 72 hours after sex but can be…
Tubal ligation is a permanent form of birth control for females. “Make an appointment”:/about/contact/ to discuss tubal ligation with a clinic physician or nurse.
The birth control ring is inserted in the vagina and changed once a month. “Make an appointment”:/about/locations/ to get a prescription or find out more.
Our Fort Street location will be closed on July 2, 2012 for Canada Day. We’ll re-open with our regular hours on Tuesday July 3, 2012. Happy Canada Day.
It can be difficult to find resources on adoption. We have some suggestions on resources for you.
Over the past year, many of the students I worked with asked me about how to do testicular self exams. This is such an important step in male sexual health and most of us don’t know nearly enough about it! We have a great link right here on our site to an excellent site with…