App-y now? UK health secretary spammed with pics of flowers that look like ladies' private parts

www.theregister.co.uk | 4/15/2019 | Staff
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Women are today flooding UK health secretary Matt Hancock's social media presences with pictures of flowers that look a little like female genitalia to protest the suggestion they are "shrinking violets" when it comes to getting smear tests.

The campaign, led by the Women's Equality Party, aims to bombard both his Twitter account and Hancock's eponymous app, which was set up last year to much mockery – and a number of more serious security concerns.

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It was prompted by government ad campaigns that seek to suggest there has been a drop in the number of women having cervical smear tests – a quick swab taken to check for abnormal cells showing cancerous or pre-cancerous growth – because they...
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