Cervix

I Really Don't Want To Look At My Vagina - Or Yours

Poorna Bell | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Poorna Bell

I felt really uncomfortable looking at this, and wanted to immediately clamp my hands over my eyes. Then I wondered if the problem was me, not these velfies (or vaggies?) that these women had taken behind closed doors. Perhaps I just had a major problem with close-crop labias, and maybe this was the harbinger of some much deeper body image issue.

Why I'm Saying No to Cervical Screening

Jade Lane | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jade Lane

An inconspicuous-looking white envelope dropped through my letterbox last week. Inside it contained an invitation to participate in the NHS's cervical screening programme. Do you know what I did next? I put it in the bin.

LOOK: Project Encourages Women To Take Pictures Of Their Own Cervix

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to division of the sexes, nowhere is the difference more apparent than the relationship that men and women have with their own genitalia...

How Stressful Are Your Cervical Smear Appointments?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A new study reveals the stress, anxieties and pain that women can suffer when undergoing a cervical smear test, prompting experts to call for a more p...

Nurse 'Couldn't Find Patient's Cervix'

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK

A nurse tasked with testing women for signs of cervical cancer has appeared before a medical council to face accusations that she was "unable to locat...