HPV & Gardasil

We have been told to fear HPV because it can cause cervical cancer. This is why the medical community have gone on to create a life saving shot called Gardasil… or have they? First, let’s understand a bit more about HPV. There are 12-15 strains that are associated...
Are pap smears harmless?

Are pap smears harmless?

Pap smears, or smear tests as they’re sometimes known, are hailed as a great preventative tool, in helping women identify the presence of HPV and any subsequent cell changes that could lead to cervical cancer. It’s a relatively painless and quick process which could...