Lady Bod Podcast

047: The dreaded speculum

It’s normal to be a jumble of nerves before getting a Pap smear. It can feel intimidating, awkward and even emotionally triggering for some. Good doctors know their patients might have these feelings, and they want to make a Pap as easy on your mind and body as possible. In this episode, Dr. Oakley will tell you the dos & don’ts to make a Pap smear easier on you—and your vagina. The Lady Bod Podcast is presented by St. Elizabeth Healthcare and Physicians.