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Understanding Your Reproductive Health

“ A woman’s reproductive health involves the whole cycle that regulates menstruation, fertility, menopause as well as the sex drive. Having a healthy reproductive system is essential in a woman’s life that is why tests such as pelvic exams, pap smear and screenings for breast cancer is important for a woman to have on a regular basis.” 528 more words



Ang Pap smear test o Papanicolaou test ay ginagawa para malaman ang posibilidad na magka-cancer  ang cervix (o puwerta ng matris) ng isang babae.  Kung ang kondisyon ng cervix ay makikita ng maaga, ito ay maaring maagapan o magamot bago pa man lumubha.  229 more words

Maternal Health

Go See A Gynaecologist📣

Ive noticed there’s this fear when it comes to pap smears and going to the gynea. As though you’re gonna feel the pain. Like they’re gonna take a whole chunk of your cervix. 734 more words


Story Time | My First Pap Smear

Getting a Pap smear is sort of nerve-wrecking. While I felt very comfortable with my doctor and his doctor-in-training (who was female), there is something very weird and vulnerable about being so “open,” pun intended! 391 more words


Dishes & Kegels

Y’all remember when I went to the dermatologist and told you all about it? If not, you can check out Doctors & Butts for that ridiculousness. 703 more words


Your speculum spreads me

like a Tarot deck,

reads my fortune in the rime-scraping

of a sacred space,

yet penetrates me

less than words.

Image Courtesy of Artienne

Poet Obscura

War On Ignorance

The grind has been real mayyyne.

Between keeping up with my classes, gearing up for the Step Study Period, transitioning between leadership roles in multiple organizations and taking care of necessary errands in between all that, it’s been a very, very busy week. 1,058 more words

Black Man M.D.