How to prepare for your pap smear.

Pap Smear Cartoon

How to prepare for your pap smear. Congratulations on booking your pap smear! If you are wondering what a pap test is, click here for my article explaining it! There are a few things to consider when picking a date for your pap smear. The test is most accurate when at least 2 days have […]

What is a Pap test?

Pap smear sample as seen through a microscope. (Copyright 2010 Nephron)

Pap smear sample as seen through a microscope. (Copyright 2010 Nephron) What is a Pap test? The Papanicolau or pap test is a screening test that looks for cancer of the cervix (lowest part of womb). The American Cancer Society estimates that in the year 2020 approximately 13,800 new cases of cervical cancer will be […]