NEWS

Endometriosis changes your brain
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Endometriosis affects 176 million women and yet we still have a great deal to learn. We know that women with endometriosis are more likely to suffer from anxiety and depression … Read More

Olive & Bee: the best ever lubricant and vaginal moisturizer.
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This fabulous, natural, organic, chemical, preservative, flavor, colour, additive free intimate cream is now available in an increased number of pharmacies around Adelaide. Olive & Bee is particularly useful for … Read More

Dr Tonia Mezzini is regarded as expert on a range of sexual health and women’s health topics.
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Dr Tonia Mezzini is regarded as expert on a range of sexual health and women’s health topics and is often invited to speak at medical conferences and training events. She … Read More

Update on how IUDs can help to prevent cervical cancer
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Doctors have long been encouraging women to consider an IUD for contraception, to reduce heavy periods and provide a low dose hormonal option for menopausal hormonal therapy (MHT). Research continues … Read More

Important information about the new emergency contraceptive pill…
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Ulipristal acetate, or EllaOne is a new ‘emergency contraceptive pill’ (ECP). It is now available without a prescription. This is a good thing! You will need to ask the pharmacist … Read More

Mammographic breast density is the breast cancer screening standard women should demand
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High mammographic breast density is a risk factor for breast cancer  At Wellend Health, we have been advocating for understanding about the links between high mammographic breast density and the … Read More

SAHMRI research collaboration
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Dr Tonia Mezzini will soon be collaborating with the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute on a bacterial vaginosis research project called “Understanding the microbiome and its interaction with STIs“. … Read More

Explain Pelvic Pain Seminars
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Men and women with chronic pelvic pain are invited to attend one of the upcoming Explain Pelvic Pain Seminars held at Flex Rehabilitation Clinic in Kensington. The seminars are facilitated … Read More

Gender affirming surgery with Dr Andrew Ives
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Dr Tonia Mezzini was recently in Melbourne observing and learning more about the technical aspects of gender affirming surgery in male to female transgender patients with plastic surgeon, Dr Andrew … Read More

Adelaide Pelvic Pain Network
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The Adelaide Pelvic Pain Network (APPN) is a group of independent, like-minded health professionals committed to helping people of all ages with pelvic pain. The APPN was established in 2016 … Read More

Gender Network of South Australia
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Dr Tonia Mezzini is currently working with Dr Quoc Lam and Dr Robert Lyons to establish a multidisciplinary gender network of experienced clinicians across Adelaide to support transgender, transsexual and … Read More