Here's How Hard It Is To Get A Pap Smear In Texas Without Planned…

Andrea Grimes, a Texas-based reporter at RH Reality Check who also contributes to The Frisky, investigated the claim that under the state-funded Women's Health Program, women would have access to equal or superior health care—sans Planned Parenthood. Guess what: it's not true! I know, you're astounded. » 9/08/12 4:00pm 9/08/12 4:00pm

New Study Suggests Pap Smears May Be Thing Of The Past

Pap smears will eventually be a thing of the past, according to a Canadian study published in The New England Journal of Medicine. The study found that DNA tests for human papillomavirus (HPV) are nearly twice as effective as the standard Pap smear for screening cervical cancer (94% vs. 55%). The DNA test is still… » 10/18/07 2:00pm 10/18/07 2:00pm