What Happens During A Smear Test? All The Information You Need To …

You know how passionate I am about vaginas. Not so much about what’s going on on the outside, but very much what’s going on inside – just to clarify that before we begin. Over the last few years I’ve spoken…

What If Your Smear Test Shows Abnormal Results?

Attending your regular smear test can be unsettling enough, but waiting for the results can be even more so. It’s easy to get worked up and worry that the results may show something unexpected, but truth be told the majority…

Will My Smear Test Hurt? Seven Ways To Minimise The Discomfort

Nobody would choose to spend a morning in the doctor’s surgery letting a stranger look at your nether regions, but those few minutes of embarrassment are totally worth it if they could potentially save a life. Smear tests are worryingly…

Look After Your Nether Regions: I’m Now An Ambassador For Jo’…

Smear test; two words that are likely to either scare the bejeezus out of us or fill our minds with anxieties. This short procedure may not be the best or most enjoyable way to spend a few minutes out of…

Sixty Seconds That Could Save Your Life: Settle Your Anxieties Around Smear …

Smear test. Two words that can scare the bejeezus out of you and fill your mind with anxieties. This short and pain-free procedure may not be the best way to spend a few minutes out of your day (I know…

Smears Aren’t Scary, They’re Life Saving: Let’s Talk Cervical …

Every day in the UK, eight women are diagnosed with cervical cancer and three will lose their lives to the disease. It’s hard to fathom that cervical cancer still claims the lives of around 1000 women in the UK every…