World's Worst Gyno Took Secret Photos of Thousands of Patient Exams

Going to the gyno is enough of a pain in the cervix without the fear that the doctor between your legs is snapping pictures without your knowledge. But, for 9,000 ex-patients of deceased Johns Hopkins gynecologist Dr. Nikita Levy, that seemingly irrational fear may actually have been warranted. Bleargh. » 11/06/13 7:15pm 11/06/13 7:15pm

At Your Cervix Takes A Look At Why Pelvic Exams Suck

Most women would describe a pelvic exam as "uncomfortable" at best, "painful and humiliating" at worst, but that doesn't have to be the case. The documentary At Your Cervix » 10/09/08 3:40pm 10/09/08 3:40pm (trailer above) discusses how the unethical methods used to teach students to perform pelvic exams actually train them poorly in a procedure be…

Do You Shave Your Legs Before Hitting The Stirrups?

Last week I went to the gynecologist. The second I arranged myself in the stirrups I had a startling realization: I hadn't shaved my legs in more than a week. Question is: Is this uncouth? Is there etiquette about such things? Was my lady-parts doctor insulted that I hadn't even bothered to take a shower for him, yet… » 12/11/07 3:20pm 12/11/07 3:20pm