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Local woman endures months of grueling treatments to recover from cervical ... - Logan Daily News

February 28, 2015 - 7:09am

Local woman endures months of grueling treatments to recover from cervical ...
Logan Daily News
If only I had done this and if only I had done that, but hindsight, as they say, is 50/50. February is national cancer prevention month. With this in mind, a local woman would like to remind all women to have their yearly breast and cervical cancer ...

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Breast, cervical cancer screenings offered - The Lake Country Echo

February 27, 2015 - 3:54pm

Breast, cervical cancer screenings offered
The Lake Country Echo
Free breast and cervical cancer screenings are being offered at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Crosby this spring to uninsured and under-insured women age 40 and older who meet income guidelines. Advertisement.

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Roche says EU agency recommends Avastin for cervical cancer - Reuters

February 27, 2015 - 11:52am

Roche says EU agency recommends Avastin for cervical cancer
Reuters
ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche said on Friday that European regulators had recommended approval of its drug Avastin in combination with chemotherapy as a treatment for women with an advanced form of cancer of the cervix. Avastin, which is already approved ...

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Prostate and Cervical cancer rates in Athens County are among highest in region - The Post

February 25, 2015 - 9:33pm

Jackson Free Press

Prostate and Cervical cancer rates in Athens County are among highest in region
The Post
Pam Born, a registered nurse at River Rose Obstetrics and Gynecology, cited a lack of HPV vaccinations locally as a possible reason for the county's state-high cervical cancer incidence rates. The amount of people in Athens who have obtained a HPV ...
Vital Steps to Preventing Cervical CancerJackson Free Press

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Vital Steps to Preventing Cervical Cancer - Jackson Free Press

February 25, 2015 - 4:16pm

Jackson Free Press

Vital Steps to Preventing Cervical Cancer
Jackson Free Press
#A cervical-cancer diagnosis can be frightening. Many women fear having cervical cancer means they will be unable to have children or worse. As a gynecologic oncologist, I want women to know there are many treatment options for cervical cancer, and ...
Prostate and Cervical cancer rates in Athens County are among highest in regionThe Post

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Phone Counseling Improves QOL in Cervical Cancer Survivors - Cancer Network

February 25, 2015 - 4:00pm

Phone Counseling Improves QOL in Cervical Cancer Survivors
Cancer Network
“[Cervical cancer] survivors, many of whom are young and underserved minorities, experience QOL disruptions that can persist long after cancer treatment has ended, resulting in unmet supportive care needs,” wrote study authors led by Lari Wenzel, PhD, ...

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New HPV vaccine promises to eradicate 90 percent majority of cervical cancer - Daily Press

February 24, 2015 - 11:28am

New HPV vaccine promises to eradicate 90 percent majority of cervical cancer
Daily Press
A multinational study on a diverse group of women shows that a new HPV vaccine has the potential to dramatically reduce rates of cervical cancer, as well as the number of cervical exams a women must have. Warner Huh, lead physician in the study at the ...

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Gynaecological cancer: New standard of care—HPV testing for cervical cancer ... - Nature.com

February 24, 2015 - 5:54am

Gynaecological cancer: New standard of care—HPV testing for cervical cancer ...
Nature.com
High-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) types cause cervical cancer. Hence, a negative hrHPV test provides excellent reassurance against cervical precancer and cancer, superior to a negative cervical smear (Papanicolaou or Pap) test. Screening first for ...

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Breast, cervical cancer screenings set March 13 in Kennewick - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

February 23, 2015 - 8:03pm

Breast, cervical cancer screenings set March 13 in Kennewick
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
Trios Health and the Tri-Cities Cancer Center are offering free breast and cervical cancer screenings March 13 to uninsured or underinsured women ages 21 to 64. The screenings will be available by appointment from 1 to 4 p.m. at Trios Care Center at ...

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Gardasil 9: New Protection Against Cervical Cancer - WRIC

February 23, 2015 - 7:38pm

Florida Times-Union

Gardasil 9: New Protection Against Cervical Cancer
WRIC
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A new protection against cervical cancer could hit the market this week. Gardasil 9 is the new, more effective version of the HPV vaccine first offered in 2006. It has been tested for several years all over the world, including ...
Doctors on Call: Three vaccines help prevent the virus that causes cervical ...Florida Times-Union
Panel Recommends New, Better HPV VaccineNBCNews.com
New Gardasil vaccine a giant leap forward in cancer fightHerald Sun
ABC Online -The Verge -Indianapolis Star
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Cervical cancer vaccination on the way for SA pupils - Eyewitness News

February 23, 2015 - 2:46pm

Eyewitness News

Cervical cancer vaccination on the way for SA pupils
Eyewitness News
The Department of Health is intensifying the fight against cervical cancer from a young age. Pupils arrive at Sea Point High School on the first day of schooling in Cape town. FILE: The department is set to vaccinate around 400,000 pupils across the ...

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Device could help solve Third World cervical-cancer woes - The Times of Israel

February 23, 2015 - 11:36am

The Times of Israel

Device could help solve Third World cervical-cancer woes
The Times of Israel
Cervical cancer is the fourth-biggest cancer killer of women worldwide, but where in the world a woman lives is a very important factor in whether or not she will survive the disease. As with so many other major diseases, early detection is an ...

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Cancer Cure News 2015: Sexually Transmitted DNA Virus Can Lead to Cancer ... - Latin Post

February 23, 2015 - 10:02am

Latin Post

Cancer Cure News 2015: Sexually Transmitted DNA Virus Can Lead to Cancer ...
Latin Post
Nearly a third of parents don't know that HPV can cause cervical cancer and a third are unaware that the vaccine can protect against cervical cancer. Also, nearly a third of parents didn't know that HPV could be contracted during sex, and 48.2 percent ...
New HPV Vaccine May Dramatically Reduce Cervical CancerShape Magazine
New nine-valent HPV vaccine has potential to dramatically reduce cervical ...News-Medical.net
New HPV vaccine stops 90% of cervical cancersDaily Mail
The Times (subscription) -Science 2.0
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Tonight on #8NewsAt5: HPV Drug Promises To Eliminate 90% Of Cervical ... - WRIC

February 23, 2015 - 7:56am

Tonight on #8NewsAt5: HPV Drug Promises To Eliminate 90% Of Cervical ...
WRIC
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A new HPV vaccine promises to eliminate up to 90 percent of all cervical cancer cases… and local doctors and patients helped to make it available. It's one of the top cancer killers for women around the world. Tonight on 8News ...

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New HPV Vaccine Shows Promise to Dramatically Reduce Cervical Cancer - Infection Control Today

February 20, 2015 - 9:32am

New HPV Vaccine Shows Promise to Dramatically Reduce Cervical Cancer
Infection Control Today
The vaccine has the potential to dramatically reduce rates of cervical cancer, as well as the number of cervical exams a women must have during her lifetime, says Warner Huh, MD, professor and director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham ...

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Women, doctors adjust to new cervical cancer screening guidelines - Tampabay.com

February 19, 2015 - 4:17pm

Tampabay.com

Women, doctors adjust to new cervical cancer screening guidelines
Tampabay.com
The most common cause of cervical cancer is the human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted disease that most women will contract in their lifetimes, though in most cases it clears up on its own. Still, it is being linked to a growing number of ...
Cancer screenings offered to Clifton and Little Falls womenNorthJersey.com
Critical health tests every woman should takewreg.com

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New Nine-Valent HPV Vaccine Can Dramatically Reduce Cervical Cancer - Daily Science Journal

February 19, 2015 - 4:02pm

Daily Science Journal

New Nine-Valent HPV Vaccine Can Dramatically Reduce Cervical Cancer
Daily Science Journal
However, some are affected with cervical cancer. Almost all cases of cervical cancer occur as a result of infection with high risk types of HPV. Cervical cancer is still the fourth most common cancer in women, with over 500,000 cases and 250,000 deaths ...

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New HPV vaccine stops 90% of cervical cancers - Daily Mail

February 19, 2015 - 2:29pm

Daily Mail

New HPV vaccine stops 90% of cervical cancers
Daily Mail
The new jab protects against nine strains of the virus, seven of which cause most cases of cervical cancer. Scientists at Queen Mary University in London found the new vaccine, Gardasil 9, is 97 per cent effective at protecting against high-grade ...

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New vaccine is an important advance in stopping cervical and other HPV-related ... - Harvard Health (blog)

February 19, 2015 - 10:54am

Harvard Health (blog)

New vaccine is an important advance in stopping cervical and other HPV-related ...
Harvard Health (blog)
It is responsible for cervical cancer, which strikes 12,000 women each year in the United States and kills 4,000. Only 15% of women diagnosed with advanced cervical cancer survive for five years or more — a grim statistic. HPV also causes cancer of ...

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New HPV Vaccine May Dramatically Reduce Cervical Cancer - Shape Magazine

February 19, 2015 - 10:49am

Gazettextra

New HPV Vaccine May Dramatically Reduce Cervical Cancer
Shape Magazine
Cervical cancer could soon become a thing of the past thanks to a groundbreaking new HPV vaccine. While the current vaccine, Gardasil, protects against two cancer-causing types of HPV, the new preventative, Gardasil 9, defends against nine HPV ...
New HPV Vaccine Shows Promise to Dramatically Reduce Cervical CancerInfection Control Today
BIFF documentary sheds light on HPV, cervical cancerGazettextra
New vaccine is an important advance in stopping cervical and other HPV-related ...Harvard Health (blog)

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