Submissions Tagged 'doctor'

I was lying on a paper-covered table, my legs propped in sock-covered stirrups, when my doctor asked: “Has anyone ever said your lips look like Angelina Jolie’s? And is your cervix normally this red?”

Truth is, I wasn't so put off by her question. People have been wisecracking about my lips — the ones on my face — since I was a little girl. Back then, comments like "fish lips" and "fat lips" usually sent me running home in tears to my mom. She tried her best to console me, but the third-grader didn't believe her when she Read more

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