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Idaho To Vote On Bill Forcing Ultrasound Before Abortion

Idaho’s state senate may vote as early as today on a bill that will force women to get a medically unnecessary ultrasound before terminating an unwanted pregnancy. Anti-abortion activists say…

Jessica Wakeman | March 19, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Kindly Inform Your Ladybusiness That Pap Smear Guidelines Have Changed

Important news about your vagina: the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists says that instead of annual Pap smears, you can now get screened for cervical cancer every three years.

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2012 - 5:00 pm

First Time For Everything: My Gynecologist Showed Me My Cervix

I have a new gynecologist. Let’s call her Bev. She’s a mid-wife so she’s not actually a doctor, but I am already more impressed with her than any other lady…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 12, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Have A Boring Vagina

The last time I spread my legs for a doctor (and no, I haven’t slept with anyone in scrubs), Lindsay Lohan was a law-abiding citizen. Somehow, I had managed to…

Sofi Mars | December 2, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Department Of WTF: Doctor Brands Woman’s Uterus

Imagine going to the doctor for a routine hysterectomy and finding out that your doctor has branded your uterus? That’s exactly what happened to Ingrid Paulicivic, a 47-year-old Californian woman,…

Julie Gerstein | September 14, 2010 - 2:20 pm

15 Things That Suck More Than Going To The Gynecologist

This week marks National Women’s Health Week here in the U.S., which conveniently comes just in time for my annual pelvic exam. If, like me, you’ve been putting off making…

Wendy Atterberry | May 10, 2010 - 1:30 pm

15 Things That Are Worse Than Going To The Gynecologist

A blogger for the Guardian recently wrote about her experience at the gynecologist, admitting it was her first time getting a pelvic exam in ten years (she was inspired to…

Wendy Atterberry | April 23, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Funny Business: Embarrassing Moments At The Gynecologist

Last night I was a having dinner with a friend of mine, who recounted a hilarious tale about her recent trip to the gynecologist, in order to get a birth…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 27, 2009 - 6:30 pm

“Dead Ringers”: Twin Gynos Still Creepy 20 Years Later

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the release of “Dead Ringers” — the mega-awesomely creepy David Cronenberg movie which made us vow never to date identical twin gynecologists…

The Frisky | September 23, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Quickies!: Mary-Kate Olsen Keeps Quiet On Heath Ledger

Mary-Kate Olsen has refused to be interviewed by federal investigators probing the accidental drug death of her close friend Heath Ledger unless she receives immunity from prosecution. [New York Post]

Annika Harris | August 4, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Friday Quickies!

Everything you could possibly want to know about workin’ those Kegel muscles. [Daily Bedpost]
Get the Little Edie in Grey Gardens look! [Jezebel]
Shine shaves her pubes, and the Jezebel…

The Frisky | April 11, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Hey, What’s It Like Being A Gynecologist?

After nine years at Brooklyn’s New York Methodist Hospital, OBGYN Josine Veca has seen it all. Here she gives The Frisky her diagnosis of what women want when they stop

Lucile Scott | February 14, 2008 - 5:30 pm