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I Had My First Cervical Smear Test (and You Should Too)

For a potentially life-saving procedure, nobody really has a good word to say about smear tests. Maybe it’s the thought of someone having a good scrape around your lady bits or maybe it’s just the word ‘smear’ that puts people off. Either way, when I got my letter through the post advising me to book …

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Is the BodyPosi Movement Promoting Obesity?

This week, controversial model Tess Holliday sent both pulses and tempers racing when she was unveiled as this month’s cover-model for Cosmo magazine. If you’ve never heard of Tess Holliday, you may be wondering why this is newsworthy. Another magazine, another model. Well, Tess Holliday is a plus size model, and I don’t mean plus-size …