What to Expect from a Smear Test

Last Friday I had a pretty packed agenda for my day off. Amongst the swimming lesson, big food shop and house tidy was an appointment at my local doctors surgery for a smear test. I had received the letter inviting me along around Christmas and had booked up straight away for the next suitable appointment. I know for some people smear tests (also known as cervical screening) can be a...

Why I Welcome Smear Tests (and so Should You) 

Back when I was pregnant I received a letter through the post to tell me I was due a smear test. Obviously I couldn’t have it done whilst pregnant but, three months after having Benjamin, I was able to. So, last week whilst having my coil fitted (we do not want a fourth baby anytime soon and I have zero trust in the pill), I also had my second smear...