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Get your breasts checked!

Today, a woman touched my breasts. And at the end of it, I wondered why I hadn’t been offered, or asked for it before.

Naturally, I am talking about having my breasts checked for cancer. 208 more words


Gejala Kanker Serviks, Pap Smear, dan Vaksin HPV

Biasanya kalau masih pada tahap awal, kanker serviks tidak memiliki gejala khusus, bahkan bisa tanpa gejala. Perlu waktu yang cukup lama, antara 10 sampai 20 tahun untuk proses berubahnya infeksi biasa pada leher rahim sampai akhirnya infeksi itu berkembang menjadi kanker serviks. 290 more words


Myths About Safe Sex And Sexual Health

MYTH #1: You can catch an STD from a toilet seat

Sexually transmitted diseases or infections can’t live outside the body for a long period of time—especially not on a cold, hard surface like a toilet seat. 1,187 more words

Relationships & Sex

Money & Sex

Here’s the thing; my parents are religious and the whole saving yourself for marriage was always what I was taught – and what I believed I would follow. 601 more words


Do you ever shut up?

You know that thing where you realize you are talking too much, but you can’t seem to stop yourself from talking, and then you just keep talking and talking and talking and in your head you keep telling yourself to shut the feck up but somehow your mouth doesn’t get the message and then you start to panic because you realize how annoying it must be for the other person but you just keep talking and talking and talking? 319 more words


What I Wish I'd Known Before My Colposcopy

About a month ago, I had a routine pap smear. Everything went fine; there didn’t appear to be anything wrong. Then my results came back. They weren’t merely “abnormal;” they’d found… 951 more words


A friend recently told me about the ongoing campaigns to raise awareness about pap smears among the female population to encourage them to get tested for cervical cancer. 548 more words