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Make Your Female Health a Priority in Honor of National Cervical Cancer ... - Patch.com

HPV Test news - January 31, 2015 - 12:03pm

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Make Your Female Health a Priority in Honor of National Cervical Cancer ...
Patch.com
In addition to the Pap test, which is the primary screening test for cervical cancer, women can also receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) test that detects the presence of HPV, the virus that is responsible for the majority of abnormal Pap tests and ...
Smear For Smear Campaign For Cervical CancerPOPSUGAR

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Halifax buses raise awareness of cervical cancer - Halifax Evening Courier

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 31, 2015 - 6:02am

Halifax Evening Courier

Halifax buses raise awareness of cervical cancer
Halifax Evening Courier
The 'don't ignore the symptoms of cervical cancer' posters advise females to know the signs with a picture of dancer Faye Knowles Chapman who lost her life at age 27. Her mother, Eileen Chapman, 60, of Lightcliffe, pictured with her sister-in-law ...

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Smear For Smear Campaign For Cervical Cancer - POPSUGAR

HPV Test news - January 30, 2015 - 11:15pm

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Smear For Smear Campaign For Cervical Cancer
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Starting at age 30, you should schedule a Pap smear and HPV test every five years. We decided to take part in the campaign and nominated Shenae Grimes-Beech and our friends at Huffington Post, Byrdie Beauty, Bobbi Brown, and Benefit Cosmetics to do ...

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Smear For Smear Campaign For Cervical Cancer - POPSUGAR

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 30, 2015 - 11:15pm

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Smear For Smear Campaign For Cervical Cancer
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Cervical Cancer Prevention Week is almost over (Jan. 25-31), but Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust is ensuring women will be reminded to get their Pap smears year-round by getting celebrities involved. In the same spirit as the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and ...
Make Your Female Health a Priority in Honor of National Cervical Cancer ...Patch.com
Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthGood4Utah
HEALTHBEAT 4: Reducing your risk of cervical cancerKTIV
Mirror.co.uk -Bangor Daily News
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Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - Good4Utah

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 30, 2015 - 4:07pm

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Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
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Cervical cancer is the most common HPV-associated cancer among women. 99.7% of cervical cancer is caused by HPV infection. There is hope. The HPV vaccine protects against most cancers caused by HPV infections. Side effects of the HPV vaccine are ...
Cervical Cancer and HPV: Prevention is PossibleBangor Daily News
Smear For Smear Campaign For Cervical CancerPOPSUGAR
HEALTHBEAT 4: Reducing your risk of cervical cancerKTIV
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Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust launches selfie campaign to encourage smear tests - Third Sector

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 30, 2015 - 10:04am

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Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust launches selfie campaign to encourage smear tests
Third Sector
To mark Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust is asking women to post pictures of themselves wearing smeared lipstick on social media using the hashtag #smearforsmear, then nominate others to do the same. The idea is that this will ...

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Cervical Cancer and HPV: Prevention is Possible - Bangor Daily News

HPV Test news - January 30, 2015 - 8:11am

Bangor Daily News

Cervical Cancer and HPV: Prevention is Possible
Bangor Daily News
More recently, an HPV test has been developed that looks for the types of HPV most likely to cause cervical cancer. The test is done very similarly to a Pap test and can often be done at the same time as the Pap test. Once again though, it is not a ...

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Cervical Cancer and HPV: Prevention is Possible - Bangor Daily News

HPV Test news - January 30, 2015 - 8:11am

Bangor Daily News

Cervical Cancer and HPV: Prevention is Possible
Bangor Daily News
More recently, an HPV test has been developed that looks for the types of HPV most likely to cause cervical cancer. The test is done very similarly to a Pap test and can often be done at the same time as the Pap test. Once again though, it is not a ...
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Increase cervical cancer awareness - New Vision

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 30, 2015 - 4:09am

Increase cervical cancer awareness
New Vision
There are several cancers that affect women such as breast cancer, cervical cancer among others but among them all cervical cancer is the most preventable and is treatable if detected early. However there is little awareness about cervical cancer among ...

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HEALTHBEAT 4: Reducing your risk of cervical cancer - KTIV

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 30, 2015 - 12:01am

Bangor Daily News

HEALTHBEAT 4: Reducing your risk of cervical cancer
KTIV
"This is a disease that does not have symptoms," said Dr. Tauhni Hunt, obstetrician/gynecologist at Pierce Street Same Day Surgery. Dr. Tauhni Hunt is talking about cervical cancer. If treated early, Dr. Hunt said, it's highly curable. But, the only ...
Cervical Cancer and HPV: Prevention is PossibleBangor Daily News
Cervical cancer deaths declining, but battle not overSimi Valley Acorn
Cervical Health Awareness Month winds downCarolinacoastonline
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Cervical cancer deaths declining, but battle not over - Simi Valley Acorn

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 29, 2015 - 11:33pm

Cervical cancer deaths declining, but battle not over
Simi Valley Acorn
In my role as director of Planned Parenthood for Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties, it's amazing to observe the steady decline in the number of deaths due to cervical cancer. Since 1980, the death rate for this type of cancer has ...

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Cervical Cancer Awareness - kxlo-klcm

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 29, 2015 - 1:22pm

Cervical Cancer Awareness
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A woman's cervix is the lower end of the uterus, and connects the vagina (birth canal) to the uterus. Cervical Cancer is highly preventable because of screening tests, and vaccines to prevent human papillomavirus (HPV), a leading cause of cervical cancer.

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HPV: The teen vaccine some refuse - WAAY

HPV Vaccine News - January 29, 2015 - 12:23pm

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HPV: The teen vaccine some refuse
WAAY
The human papilloma virus or HPV is the most common sexually transmitted virus in the U.S. It can cause several types of cancers in men and women. While the HPV vaccine has been available for several years, a new study shows not everyone wants to give ...

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Cervical cancer and HPV— reduce your risk - Newton Daily News

HPV Test news - January 29, 2015 - 11:47am

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Cervical cancer and HPV— reduce your risk
Newton Daily News
Get Screened. Cervical cancer can be screened using the Pap test or the newer HPV test. There has been a 70 percent decline in cervical cancer incidence since the Pap test was introduced more than 60 years ago, and it is still very effective today.
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Lipstick-Smearing Selfies Aim To Raise Awareness For Cervical Cancer In The UK - Huffington Post

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 29, 2015 - 11:33am

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Lipstick-Smearing Selfies Aim To Raise Awareness For Cervical Cancer In The UK
Huffington Post
Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, a U.K.-based organization that provides women with information about cervical cancer, has launched a selfie campaign called #smearforsmear in an effort to change that. The concept is simple: Smear your lipstick, take a ...
Cervical Cancer: What Young Women Should KnowChristian Broadcasting Network
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January Is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - WOWT

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 29, 2015 - 10:34am

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January Is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
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Back in July of 2014, doctors found a 9 centimeter tumor on her cervix. She had it removed, but is now going through treatments to beat her cervical cancer. With January being a month of cervical cancer awareness, she now works to tell her story and ...

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Georgia May Jagger and blogger Sam Chapman support the #smearforsmear ... - Express.co.uk

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 29, 2015 - 9:13am

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Georgia May Jagger and blogger Sam Chapman support the #smearforsmear ...
Express.co.uk
The #smearforsmear campaign is being run by Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust and aims to raise awareness about the disease among young women. The charity is asking women to post selfies to Twitter once they have had their cervical screening tests to ...

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It is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - Mason City Globe Gazette

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 29, 2015 - 2:33am

It is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Mason City Globe Gazette
Deaths from cervical cancer, once a leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States, have dropped dramatically in the past several decades, but more can and should be done to prevent the disease. During Cervical Health Awareness ...

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Women winning fight against cervical cancer, but battle not over - Thousand Oaks Acorn

Cervical Cancer Google News - January 28, 2015 - 11:25pm

Women winning fight against cervical cancer, but battle not over
Thousand Oaks Acorn
STAYING SAFE—A weapon is available in the campaign against cervical cancer, which is STAYING SAFE—A weapon is available in the campaign against cervical cancer, which is caused by certain types of human papillomavirus. Those aged 11 to ...

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Ask the Doctor: Positive HPV test result doesn't necessarily mean cancer - Pocono Record

HPV Test news - January 28, 2015 - 8:18pm

Ask the Doctor: Positive HPV test result doesn't necessarily mean cancer
Pocono Record
Since your HPV test came back positive, you should be monitored more closely. Ask your doctor what types of follow up tests are appropriate for you. For instance, you may be asked to repeat your pap test in six months. After several normal pap tests ...

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