A vaginal discharge is common for most women. Discharge may be more
noticeable during the middle of the menstrual cycle (ovulation).
Some women even find it necessary to wear a pad or panty liner because of the
amount of discharge.
By Shari SimsThere's a new, more sensitive way to screen for cervical cancer — yet only 15 percent of doctors are using it. Why the Pap may no longer be enough.
Suppose there were a screening test for cervical cancer that could detect potential dangers with far more sensitivity than the Pap. A test so reliable that when it was done with the Pap, you could trust the results nearly 100 percent. Sounds like all women would be getting it, right? Well...there is such a screen — the HPV test. It's been...