So what's wrong with DIY Pap smears?

Australian Doctor’s Tessa Hoffman last week revealed plans to sell DIY Pap smear kits to women. Here, she discusses why experts are worried. 

On a recent walk in a beachside suburb of Sydney, a shiny SUV caught my eye.

Plastered over the rear was an advertisement that read: "SoloPap: perfectly private Pap testing at home."

"DIY pap tests?" I said to myself. "Is that a thing?"

It turned out SoloPap also had a website