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- Birth control : Methods of fertility control, including contraception, that are intended to prevent pregnancy, and means of interrupting early pregnancy.
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- Herpes : Diseases caused by the herpes simplex virus.
- Human papilloma virus (HPV) : Papillomavirus that infects the epidermis and mucous membranes of humans, which cause warts, especially of the hands, feet, and genitals, with some strains believed to be a causative factor in cancer of the cervix, vagina, and vulva.
- Infertility (human) : Inability of a human couple to conceive a pregnancy, or induce conception, after attempting to do so for at least one full year.
- Menopause : The cessation of menstrual activity due to failure to form ovarian follicles, which normally occurs age 45–55.
- Natural family planning : Birth-control method dependent on abstinence during the period of ovulation.
- Ovary (human) : Paired female reproductive organ that produces ova and, estrogen and progesterone.
- Ovulatory cycle (human) : Process in the females menstrual cycle by which a mature ovarian follicle ruptures and discharges an ovum that participates in reproduction.
- Peritonitis : An inflammation of the peritoneum (the serous membrane which lines part of the abdominal cavity and some of the viscera it contains).
- Sexually transmitted disease : Infections that are transmitted through exchange of semen, blood, and other body fluids or by direct contact with the affected body areas of infected people.
- Steroid : Hormone group that controls metabolism, catabolism, growth, electrolyte balance and sexual characteristics.
- Stroke : A sudden loss of brain function due to interrupted blood supply.
- Ulster Unionism : Ideology that favours the maintenance or strengthening of the political and cultural ties between Ireland and Great Britain.
- Venereal disease : Infections spread through sexual contact.
- World Health Organization : United Nations' agency for health, focussing on the control and prevention of diseases, and the support for international health programs.