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Health Matters: Cervical Cancer Awareness Week - Macclesfield Express

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Macclesfield Express

Health Matters: Cervical Cancer Awareness Week
Macclesfield Express
June 15 to 21 was Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, an annual campaign which aims to highlight the importance of cervical screening and how attending what used to be called a smear test can help to prevent cervical cancer. The smear is usually carried ...

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Inside Knowledge: Cervical cancer - Dentistry IQ

June 29, 2015 - 12:23pm

Dentistry IQ

Inside Knowledge: Cervical cancer
Dentistry IQ
Cervical Screening Awareness Week (CSAW) was June 15-21. The purpose of the week is to focus on the significance of cervical screening as a way to prevent cervical cancer. New guidelines were released in 2012 by the American Cancer Society (ACS), ...
One dose of HPV vaccine targeting cervical cancer is as effective as three ...User-generated content (press release) (registration)
Cervical Cancer Screening Declines, Fewer Lesions DetectedCancer Network
Fear of needles may be putting girls at risk of cervical cancerTVNZ
Infection Control Today -Medscape -CBC.ca
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One dose of HPV vaccine targeting cervical cancer is as effective as three ... - User-generated content (press release) (registration)

June 29, 2015 - 11:26am

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One dose of HPV vaccine targeting cervical cancer is as effective as three ...
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A study has found that one dose of the human papillomavirus vaccine Cervarix appears to be as effective in preventing HPV infections that lead to cervical cancer as do three doses, the recommended course of vaccination. Only 25 percent of Kentucky ...

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Newark mother determined to beat cervical cancer - The Newark Advocate

June 27, 2015 - 8:36pm

The Newark Advocate

Newark mother determined to beat cervical cancer
The Newark Advocate
NEWARK – Beth Moran sat relaxed on the sofa in her living room Wednesday afternoon, mindlessly toying with the medical bracelet she had just taken off her arm. The bracelet was a remnant from the radiation treatment she received earlier that day at The ...

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Benefit to help mother battling cervical cancer - The Newark Advocate

June 26, 2015 - 3:40pm

The Newark Advocate

Benefit to help mother battling cervical cancer
The Newark Advocate
Benefit for Beth Moran. When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. Where: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 1007 Hollander St., Newark. Cost: Suggested $5 donation per child. FYI: Local business Special Appearances By will have a cast of characters for the benefit ...

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Fear of needles may be putting girls at risk of cervical cancer - TVNZ

June 26, 2015 - 2:23pm

Fear of needles may be putting girls at risk of cervical cancer
TVNZ
There are concerns some young women aren't being properly vaccinated against Human Papillomavirus, which can cause cervical cancer. Health Ministry numbers show those who sign up for the vaccine do not always return to get all three required doses.
Fatalistic Beliefs May Prevent Appalachian Women from Completing HPV ...Newswise (press release)

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Cervical Cancer Screening Declines, Fewer Lesions Detected - Cancer Network

June 26, 2015 - 1:47pm

Cancer Network

Cervical Cancer Screening Declines, Fewer Lesions Detected
Cancer Network
Since the introduction of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines in the United States in 2006 and recent changes in cervical cancer screening guidelines, rates of high-grade cervical lesions among young women have decreased, according to the results of a ...

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Bilingual campaign urges screenings for cervical cancer - USC News

June 26, 2015 - 10:31am

USC News

Bilingual campaign urges screenings for cervical cancer
USC News
Baezconde-Garbanati said the project was initiated after Laila Muderspach, chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Keck School of Medicine, noticed high rates of Hispanic women coming in with advanced cervical cancer, suggesting ...

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Bilingual campaign urges screenings for cervical cancer - USC News

June 26, 2015 - 10:30am

USC News

Bilingual campaign urges screenings for cervical cancer
USC News
Baezconde-Garbanati said the project was initiated after Laila Muderspach, chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Keck School of Medicine, noticed high rates of Hispanic women coming in with advanced cervical cancer, suggesting ...

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Failure to Set Up Affordable Cervical Cancer Tests Costs South Africa - AllAfrica.com

June 25, 2015 - 1:10pm

Birmingham Mail

Failure to Set Up Affordable Cervical Cancer Tests Costs South Africa
AllAfrica.com
South Africa's cervical cancer strategy has not yielded great results. Despite this, the country has still not opted for an alternative screening methods. Part of South Africa's strategy to prevent cervical cancer was to adopt a programme that was ...
What is a smear test?Birmingham Mail

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"South America free of cervical cancer" campaign launched in Lima - Peru this Week

June 25, 2015 - 11:26am

Peru this Week

"South America free of cervical cancer" campaign launched in Lima
Peru this Week
“Sudamérica libre de cáncer de cuello uterino” or the “South America free of cervical cancer” campaign launches today in the Peruvian capital, reports Andina news agency. The Secretary General of the Union of South America Nations (Unasur, Spanish ...

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Mum 'too young for smear test' forced to endure 6 months of cervical cancer ... - Mirror.co.uk

June 25, 2015 - 9:41am

Daily Mail

Mum 'too young for smear test' forced to endure 6 months of cervical cancer ...
Mirror.co.uk
A mother was forced to endure six months of cervical cancer pain before she was diagnosed - because doctors said she was too young to have a smear test. Siobhan Galbraith, aged 21, is now undergoing chemotherapy and radiotherapy which will leave her ...
Siobhan Galbraith diagnosed with cancer after being denied smear test three timesDaily Mail
Birmingham mum waits six months for cancer diagnosis after doctors say she's ...Birmingham Mail

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Cervical cancer: now a simple home-testing kit could help - Times LIVE

June 24, 2015 - 10:20am

Times LIVE

Cervical cancer: now a simple home-testing kit could help
Times LIVE
The smear test, in which cells are taken from the cervix to look for abnormalities, is widely regarded as the best way either to prevent cervical cancer — or, as in Mrs Swann's case, to ensure it is treated early. In England, it is estimated to save ...
Young women in Sussex urged to attend smear testsMid Sussex Times

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Cancer survivor to be lighter at Panties Across the Bridge - TBO.com

June 24, 2015 - 8:45am

TBO.com

Cancer survivor to be lighter at Panties Across the Bridge
TBO.com
After her death, Jamison's 14-year-old daughter, Hope, suggested hanging panties symbolizing cervical cancer awareness across the popular pedestrian bridge, calling it Panties Across the Bridge. Hope's hope is to grab people's attention and save lives.

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Dangerous cervical lesions reduced since start of HPV vaccination - Reuters

June 23, 2015 - 11:33am

Uncover Michigan

Dangerous cervical lesions reduced since start of HPV vaccination
Reuters
During this time, 9,119 cases of high-grade cervical cancer lesions were diagnosed among 18 to 39 year old women. Among those ages 18 to 20, lesion cases decreased dramatically over the four year period, from 94 of every 100,000 women in 2008 to five ...
Study Links HPV Vaccine to Reduced Cervical Cancer among American WomenUncover Michigan
HPV vaccination tied to drop in precancerous cervical lesions in USnews9.com KWTV
Study Finds Decreased Rates of High-Grade Cervical Lesions in Young Women ...HealthNewsDigest.com

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Controversial cervical cancer test professor resigns - DutchNews.nl

June 23, 2015 - 10:15am

DutchNews.nl

Controversial cervical cancer test professor resigns
DutchNews.nl
The pathology professor at the centre of a conflict of interests case involving self-test kits for cervical cancer has resigned from the government's health advisory council, the NRC said on Tuesday. Chris Meijer had failed to tell the Gezondheidsraad ...

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More Evidence Shows HPV Vaccine Prevents Cervical Cancer - FOX 21 Online

June 22, 2015 - 11:13pm

FOX 21 Online

More Evidence Shows HPV Vaccine Prevents Cervical Cancer
FOX 21 Online
While it's still too early to say that the HPV vaccine is lowering cervical cancer cases, this new study finds a recent decline in the number of young American women with cervical tissue changes that can lead to cancer. The team lead by members of the ...
Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients – Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA – Test ...Medgadget.com (blog)
Dangerous cervical lesions reduced since start of HPV vaccinationReuters
Study Links HPV Vaccine to Reduced Cervical Cancer among American WomenUncover Michigan
news9.com KWTV
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Planned Parenthood Loses State Funding for Breast/Cervical Cancer Program - KCEN-TV

June 22, 2015 - 7:57pm

KCEN-TV

Planned Parenthood Loses State Funding for Breast/Cervical Cancer Program
KCEN-TV
Kelinkske says the BCCS program links low-income and uninsured Texas women to life saving breast and cervical cancer screenings and diagnostic services that include breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams and pap tests. The issue, she says, ...
Another attack on poor women: Texas ousts Planned Parenthood from cancer ...Salon
Texas college student loses cancer screening battle after month of protesting ...mySanAntonio.com (blog)
Texas Gov Bars Planned Parenthood From State Cancer Screening ProgramTown Hall
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HPV Vaccination Tied to Drop in Precancerous Cervical Lesions in US – WebMD - WebMD

June 22, 2015 - 10:15am

FOX 21 Online

HPV Vaccination Tied to Drop in Precancerous Cervical Lesions in US – WebMD
WebMD
However, researchers led by Susan Hariri of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stressed that another factor may be driving the trend: changes made to cervical cancer screening recommendations in recent years. "We think that the ...
Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients – Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA – Test ...Medgadget.com (blog)
More Evidence Shows HPV Vaccine Prevents Cervical CancerFOX 21 Online
Study Links HPV Vaccine to Reduced Cervical Cancer among American WomenUncover Michigan
Maine News Online
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Study finds decreased rates of high-grade cervical lesions in young women - Medical Xpress

June 22, 2015 - 3:08am

Medical News Today

Study finds decreased rates of high-grade cervical lesions in young women
Medical Xpress
A new analysis indicates that rates of high-grade cervical lesions decreased in young U.S. women after vaccines were made available to protect against human papillomavirus (HPV), but the trend may be due in part to changes in cervical cancer screening ...
HPV Vaccination Tied to Drop in Precancerous Cervical Lesions in USHealthDay
INSIGHTS into the WORLD / Time to upgrade tech in cervical cancer fightThe Japan News
HPV vaccine 'partly responsible' for dramatic fall in rates of precancerous ...Medical News Today
PR Newswire (press release) -Telegraph.co.uk -Forbes
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