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Stylist: 'Ask me' about cancer screenings - Great Falls Tribune

January 16, 2015 - 7:08pm

Stylist: 'Ask me' about cancer screenings
Great Falls Tribune
Clients at Erin Loecker's KBH Salon have gotten a little extra information this month, thanks to a cancer screening campaign coinciding with Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Loecker, wearing a big purple button that says, “Ask Me!” is providing clients ...

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Pap or HPV Test to Find Cervical Cancer: Which Comes Out on Top? - EmpowHer

January 16, 2015 - 6:03pm

EmpowHer

Pap or HPV Test to Find Cervical Cancer: Which Comes Out on Top?
EmpowHer
More than 12,000 U.S. women were diagnosed with cervical cancer and roughly 4,000 died from the disease in 2011, according to Inquisitr.com. When it comes to detecting cervical cancer, the Pap test has been the gold standard for decades. But as human ...
Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthThe Daily Mail
Gynecologists recommends regular testing to detect cervical cancerAlpena News
Month of Awareness Prompts Encouragement for TestingWABI
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New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detection - Washington Times

January 16, 2015 - 12:20am

Indianapolis Star

New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detection
Washington Times
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - For many women, an annual Pap test was part of becoming an adult. Now doctors are wondering whether that test is the best way to screen for cervical cancer, once the leading cause of cancer deaths for women in the U.S.. A relatively ...
Greg Dent: Cervical cancer awareness monthThe Daily Citizen
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthColumbus Telegram
Free cervical cancer screening offered today in ValdostaWALB-TV
Indianapolis Star -Daily Sentinel
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Greg Dent: Cervical cancer awareness month - The Daily Citizen

January 15, 2015 - 11:03pm

Indianapolis Star

Greg Dent: Cervical cancer awareness month
The Daily Citizen
Today, we have an excellent cervical cancer screening test in place and a very effective vaccine against the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) that frequently causes cervical cancer. Still, however, too many women are being affected by this disease each year.
New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detectionWashington Times
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthColumbus Telegram
Will HPV test replace Pap in detecting cervical cancer?Indianapolis Star
WALB-TV -Daily Sentinel
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LETTER: Cervical cancer is preventable - Cherry Hill Courier Post

January 15, 2015 - 6:57pm

Cherry Hill Courier Post

LETTER: Cervical cancer is preventable
Cherry Hill Courier Post
Eight million women ages 21 to 65 years have not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years, according to a recently released Vital Signs report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. According to 2011 CDC statistics, the ...

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Early sex can cause cervical cancer - GhanaWeb

January 15, 2015 - 4:11pm

Early sex can cause cervical cancer
GhanaWeb
A senior resident doctor at the Radiotherapy Unit of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Dr Naa Adorkor Aryeetey, has advised young girls to abstain from early sex, since it had the tendency to cause cervical cancer in young women. According to her ...

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New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detection - Newsandtribune

January 15, 2015 - 12:04pm

Indianapolis Star

New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detection
Newsandtribune
Now doctors are wondering whether that test is the best way to screen for cervical cancer, once the leading cause of cancer deaths for women in the U.S.. A relatively new test from Roche Diagnostics that looks for the presence of a virus associated ...
Will HPV test replace Pap in detecting cervical cancer?Indianapolis Star
Protecting against a silent killerDaily Sentinel
Greg Dent: Cervical cancer awareness monthThe Daily Citizen
WJXT Jacksonville -WTHR
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Free cervical cancer screening offered today in Valdosta - WALB-TV

January 15, 2015 - 10:12am

Free cervical cancer screening offered today in Valdosta
WALB-TV
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - South Georgia Medical Center will offer a free Cervical Cancer Screening and Pap test today from 5:00pm to 6:30pm at the Pearlman Cancer Center, for women 21 to 65 years of age who have not had a pap smear in the last three ...

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Protecting against a silent killer - Daily Sentinel

January 15, 2015 - 9:15am

Protecting against a silent killer
Daily Sentinel
Getting regular pap smears and receiving vaccinations against the HPV virus, when applicable, are two major weapons in the fight against cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is asymptomatic, which means there is very little warning or symptoms that alert a ...
Greg Dent: Cervical cancer awareness monthThe Daily Citizen
Cervical cancer preventionWJXT Jacksonville
Checkup 13: Cervical CancerWTHR

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Cervical Cancer Deemed "Largely" Preventable by Health Officials - KGWN

January 14, 2015 - 10:58pm

KGWN

Cervical Cancer Deemed "Largely" Preventable by Health Officials
KGWN
CHEYENNE (KGWN) - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 12,000 American women get cervical cancer each year and 4,000 die from the disease. The good news is the Wyoming Department of Health tells us, cervical ...

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Should HPV test replace the Pap for cervical cancer screening? - Fred Hutch News Service

January 14, 2015 - 8:41pm

Fred Hutch News Service

Should HPV test replace the Pap for cervical cancer screening?
Fred Hutch News Service
The interim guidance report on using the test for the human papillomavirus as first-line screening for cervical cancer serves as an indirect reminder of the importance of the HPV vaccine to prevent infection in the first place. File photo by Gareth ...

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Angelina County ranked high-risk for cervical cancer - KTRE

January 14, 2015 - 8:16pm

Angelina County ranked high-risk for cervical cancer
KTRE
Human Papilloma Virus is a sexually transmitted disease linked to cervical cancer. Other viruses and factors may cause the cancer, but according to the American Cancer Society, HPV causes 70% of the cases. Graves says that people who have the cancer ...

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HAWTHORNE: Screening tests score big victories over cervical cancer - East Oregonian (subscription)

January 14, 2015 - 5:30pm

HAWTHORNE: Screening tests score big victories over cervical cancer
East Oregonian (subscription)
Cervical cancer was once one of the most common causes of cancer death for American women. But over the last 30 years, the cervical cancer death rate has gone down by more than 50 percent. The main reason for this change was the increased use of ...

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Assess Your Risk for Cervical Cancer - UUHC Health Feed

January 14, 2015 - 5:18pm

UUHC Health Feed

Assess Your Risk for Cervical Cancer
UUHC Health Feed
Cervical cancer in its early stages—when it's most curable—usually has no symptoms. Once symptoms appear, the cancer has likely progressed. Your best defense? Know your risk factors and get regular Pap and humanpapilloma virus (HPV) tests.

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Rashna Meunier: Women can fight cervical cancer - The Providence Journal

January 14, 2015 - 3:51pm

Rashna Meunier: Women can fight cervical cancer
The Providence Journal
Eight million women ages 21 to 65 years have not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years, according to a recently released Vital Signs report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In Rhode Island alone, the incidence ...

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Hannon Proposes Blood Donor, Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - Patch.com

January 14, 2015 - 1:00pm

Hannon Proposes Blood Donor, Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Patch.com
The New York State Senate passed a resolution to make January as Blood Donor Awareness Month and Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Introduced by Sen. Kemp Hannon, R-Garden City, the resolution passed unanimously to bring recognition to the two ...

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Hannon Proposes Blood Donor, Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - Patch.com

January 14, 2015 - 1:00pm

Hannon Proposes Blood Donor, Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Patch.com
Cervical cancer is the second-leading cancer among women worldwide, affecting almost 500,000 and resulting in more than 250,000 deaths yearly,” said Hannon. “However, cervical cancer is almost 100% curable if diagnosed and treated early, and is one ...

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Hannon Proposes Blood Donor, Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - Patch.com

January 14, 2015 - 1:00pm

Patch.com

Hannon Proposes Blood Donor, Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Patch.com
The New York State Senate passed a resolution to make January as Blood Donor Awareness Month and Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Introduced by Sen. Kemp Hannon, R-Garden City, the resolution passed unanimously to bring recognition to the two ...

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Cervical cancer cases on the decline - WGEM

January 14, 2015 - 6:02am

Cervical cancer cases on the decline
WGEM
Cervical cancer was once the deadliest form of cancer among women in the U.S. Researchers credit awareness for the dramatic drop in cervical cancer cases in recent years. The CDC says cervical cancer has dropped to the fourth deadliest cancer type in ...

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Cervical cancer can be prevented - BlueRidgeNow.com

January 14, 2015 - 4:49am

Cervical cancer can be prevented
BlueRidgeNow.com
The leading cause of cervical cancer is infection with human papillomavirus (HPV), the most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HPV is so common that nearly all ...

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