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How often are pap smears necessary?

Posted on Nov 18, 2012 by Caitlin de Kok

Many medical groups have long recommended a pap smear test be done every three years for most women. ...

How often should you visit the gynae?

Posted on Oct 11, 2011 by Caitlin de Kok

How often do you visit your gynae? Are you confused about when you’re supposed to go and what ...

How often should you visit the gynae?

Posted on Sep 26, 2011 by Staff Contributor

How often do you visit your gynae? Are you confused about when youâ??re supposed to go and what ...

Birth Control Patch and Blood Clots

Posted on Nov 6, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

Women who use the birth-control patch havedouble the risk of blood clots as those on oral contraceptives. The ...

Painkillers and Waxing

Posted on Sep 7, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

Some people take pain killers before waxing, in order to dull the pain. But, some painkillers, such as ...

Ovarian Transplant After Cancer Treatment

Posted on Jul 10, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

Women who have cancer treatment, can freeze their ovaries and regain ovarian function at a later stage through ...

Behind the screens of mammograms

Posted on Jun 25, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

A radiologist is a doctor, but he’s also a businessman. So if the medical community says mammogram screening ...

Who Shouldn’t Take the Pill

Posted on May 20, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

Women over the age of forty-five should not use the birth control pill. If you are over thirty-five ...

Acne Medication and the Pill

Posted on May 19, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

If you are taking medication for acne that contains isotretinoin, such as Roaccutane, wait 1 – 2 years ...

How Often a Pap Smear?

Posted on Feb 9, 2009 by Caitlin de Kok

It is recommended that, if you are sexually active, you go for an annual pap smear. You should ...

Is Having Your Tubes Tied Permanent?

Posted on Jun 3, 2008 by Caitlin de Kok

Tubal sterilization, although intended to be permanent, can be reversed in over 95% of cases. The cost of ...

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