Morning North | Oct 23, 2013 | 6:15

Cervical cancer screening for plus-sized women

Getting a pap test at the doctor's on a standard size examining table can be more uncomfortable than usual for plus-size women, but the problem is being addressed. We spoke about the issue with Genevieve Gibbons of the Screening Saves Lives program.

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