stds
By June, I thought my vagina was in the clear. It was time, I decided, to start dating.
in

Jan 2, 2013 at 2:00pm | 149 comments

cancer
Cancer caused by HPV doesn't care if your a whore or not, and just wants your lady parts to kill you.
hpv
His cancer had been caused not by smoking, but by HPV that had been lying dormant for decades.
hpv
The doctor performed a HPV test, it hurt, I think I cried a little, and then I went on my merry little way until he called and told me I had HPV.
in

Jul 2, 2013 at 4:00pm | 103 comments

cancer
I think I audibly heard my oncologist breathe a sigh of relief when I outwardly told him my health was more important than fertility. Based on his reaction, I don't think that happens often.
colposcopy
I don't usually wear my heels while in the stirrups, but my gynecologist thought it would be funny.
hpv
aging
Girls as young as nine can receive the HPV vaccine. As much as I don't want to think my daughter will have unprotected sex, it's my job to assume she will.
alexa ray joel
cervical cancer
She does, however, appreciate all the cards and flowers…