Did you know that the pap smear produces high numbers of false positives and many end up receiving harmful over-treatment?
Did you know that cervical cancer is a very rare disease that affects only 0,65% of the female population?
Did you know that many women are unnecessarily treated for 'abnormal' cervical cells that can be due to normal things such as hormonal imbalances, puberty, pregnancy..?
Did you know that follow-up treatments can cause lifelong damage such as the inability to orgasm and other harmful problems?
Did you know that non-invasive and pain-free, more accurate methods already exist to test for cervical cancer ?
Did you know that pap smears are medically *not* required to obtain birth control prescriptions ?
Did you know that mammograms *increases* your risk of breast cancer ?
Did you know that a cervical biopsy can make you infertile and cause miscarriage and premature babies?
Did you know that the removal of the ovaries (ovarectomy) is also known as female castration ?
Did you know that most hysterectomies are unnecessary?
Did you know that most HPV infections clear up on their own?
Do you feel pressured by family members (your mother), friends and doctor(s) to get a pelvic exam ?
Did you know that childbirth can be orgasmic and completely safe without medical assistance ?
Welcome to Women Against Stirrups, where we question beliefs about women's health that most people blindly trust
Did you know that mammograms can cause permanent breast pain and disfuguration?
Did you know that doctors receive financial incentives for doing pap smears ?
"Birth has much in common with orgasm; oxytocin is released, there are uterine contractions, nipple erection, and under the best circumstances for birth, an orgasmic feeling." — by Barbara K. Rothman
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