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Many US women still not taking advantage of cervical cancer screening - Oncology Nurse Advisor

November 7, 2014 - 12:45pm

Many US women still not taking advantage of cervical cancer screening
Oncology Nurse Advisor
Despite evidence that preventive screening and HPV vaccination can prevent as many as 93 percent of new cervical cancer cases, data reviewed from the 2012 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System to determine women who had not been screened for ...

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Millions of US women are not getting screened for cervical cancer - Imperial Valley News

November 6, 2014 - 11:34pm

Millions of US women are not getting screened for cervical cancer
Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - Despite evidence that cervical cancer screening saves lives, about eight million women ages 21 to 65 years have not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years, according to a new Vital Signs report from the Centers for ...

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Why two CBS 6 employees are sharing their battles with cervical and breast cancer - wtvr.com

November 6, 2014 - 6:18pm

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Why two CBS 6 employees are sharing their battles with cervical and breast cancer
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“A third of women with cervical cancer die,” Dr. Cecilia Boardman, Director of Gynecologic Oncology at Henrico Doctor's Hopsital, said to me during an interview after my last surgery. “To me, it's the most heartbreaking thing I do.” Because unlike many ...

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Cervical Cancer Rates Drop Slowly - MedPage Today

November 6, 2014 - 4:23pm

Cervical Cancer Rates Drop Slowly
MedPage Today
The incidence of cervical cancer continues to inch down but the death rate is stable and screening rates still fall short of targets, the CDC is reporting. In a Vital Signs analysis in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, however, the agency found ...

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8M women not screened for cervical cancer - Clinical Advisor

November 6, 2014 - 2:46pm

8M women not screened for cervical cancer
Clinical Advisor
From 2007 to 2011, the cervical cancer rate nationwide fell by 1.9% a year and the death rate remained stable. Still, the southern United States had the highest rate of cervical cancer (8.5 cases per 100,000 women), the highest cervical cancer death ...

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Eight Million Women Missed Cervical Cancer Screening in US in Past Five ... - Counsel & Heal

November 6, 2014 - 2:36pm

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Eight Million Women Missed Cervical Cancer Screening in US in Past Five ...
Counsel & Heal
Nearly eight million women in US gave cervical cancer screening a miss in the last the last five years, CDC reports. The figures are alarming as more than half the women diagnosed with cervical have never had screening, according to NBC News. This year ...

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Obamacare Women's Health: Not Enough Women Getting Screened For ... - International Business Times

November 6, 2014 - 1:40pm

International Business Times

Obamacare Women's Health: Not Enough Women Getting Screened For ...
International Business Times
As many as 8 million women who should be screened for cervical cancer have not undergone testing, federal health officials said Wednesday. The survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found 11.4 percent of women reported they hadn't ...
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CDC: Cervical Cancer Screening Rates Too Low - Monthly Prescribing Reference

November 6, 2014 - 1:28pm

CDC: Cervical Cancer Screening Rates Too Low
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(HealthDay News) — An estimated eight million American women ages 21–65 haven't been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years. That's the finding of a Vital Signs report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that noted ...

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11 percent of US women not checked for cervical cancer in 5 years - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

November 6, 2014 - 1:13pm

11 percent of US women not checked for cervical cancer in 5 years
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(HealthDay News) -- An estimated eight million American women ages 21 to 65 haven't been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years. That's the finding of a federal report released Wednesday that noted that more than half of cervical cancer ...

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11 percent of US women not checked for cervical cancer in 5 years - 13abc Action News

November 6, 2014 - 1:08pm

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11 percent of US women not checked for cervical cancer in 5 years
13abc Action News
In 2012, about 11 percent (eight million) women ages 21 to 65 said they had not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years. The percentage was higher among women without health insurance (23.1 percent) and among those without a regular ...

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11 percent of US women not checked for cervical cancer in 5 years - WKOW

November 6, 2014 - 1:05pm

11 percent of US women not checked for cervical cancer in 5 years
WKOW
In 2012, about 11 percent (eight million) women ages 21 to 65 said they had not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years. The percentage was higher among women without health insurance (23.1 percent) and among those without a regular ...

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Not enough women are getting screened for cervical cancer - UPI.com

November 6, 2014 - 1:04pm

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Not enough women are getting screened for cervical cancer
UPI.com
But the new Vital Signs report, put out this month by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, says eight million women (11 percent of women ages 21 to 65) haven't been screened for cervical cancer in the last five years. The percentage numbers ...

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Millions of Women Not Screened for Cervical Cancer - dailyRx

November 6, 2014 - 12:18pm

Millions of Women Not Screened for Cervical Cancer
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"Every visit to a provider can be an opportunity to prevent cervical cancer by making sure women are referred for screening appropriately," said Ileana Arias, PhD, CDC principal deputy director, in a press release. “We must increase our efforts to make ...

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'No Woman Should Die From Cervical Cancer' - UPTOWN Magazine

November 6, 2014 - 11:24am

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'No Woman Should Die From Cervical Cancer'
UPTOWN Magazine
The new Vital Signs report, released this month, says 11 percent of women ages 21 to 65 (about 8 million women) haven't been screened for cervical cancer in five years. The percentage number is higher for women without a regular primary doctor or ...

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11 Percent of U.S. Women Not Checked for Cervical Cancer in 5 Years - Philly.com

November 6, 2014 - 8:49am

11 Percent of U.S. Women Not Checked for Cervical Cancer in 5 Years
Philly.com
(HealthDay News) -- An estimated eight million American women ages 21 to 65 haven't been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years. That's the finding of a federal report released Wednesday that noted that more than half of cervical cancer ...

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CDC: Get screened for cervical cancer - WWMT-TV

November 6, 2014 - 8:32am

CDC: Get screened for cervical cancer
WWMT-TV
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Centers for Disease Control is urging more women to be screened for cervical cancer. A new government report reveals about 8 million woman have not done so in the past five years. Doctors say more than half of new cases are ...

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Eight million women in U.S. skip cervical cancer screening in last five years - Tech Times

November 6, 2014 - 7:31am

Tech Times

Eight million women in U.S. skip cervical cancer screening in last five years
Tech Times
"Every visit to a provider can be an opportunity to prevent cervical cancer by making sure women are referred for screening appropriately," says Ileana Arias, Principal Deputy Director of CDC. "We must increase our efforts to make sure that all women ...

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Eight million US women skip cervical cancer screening in the past five years - News-Medical.net

November 6, 2014 - 4:37am

Eight million US women skip cervical cancer screening in the past five years
News-Medical.net
Despite evidence that cervical cancer screening saves lives, about eight million women ages 21 to 65 years have not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years, according to a new Vital Signs report from the Centers for Disease Control and ...

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Alarming Cervical Cancer Statistics revealed in latest study - Capital OTC

November 6, 2014 - 2:44am

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Alarming Cervical Cancer Statistics revealed in latest study
Capital OTC
Over 50% of the women who have been diagnosed with cervical cancer never went for any kind of screening according to CDC. All it needs is a PAP smear to diagnose Cervical Cancer. The PAP smear is a test for the human papillomavirus (HPV) that causes ...

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8 million U.S. women skip cervical cancer screening - KXAN.com

November 6, 2014 - 12:02am

8 million U.S. women skip cervical cancer screening
KXAN.com
(NBC NEWS) — As many as 8 million adult women who should be screened for cervical cancer haven't had that checkup in the past five years, and they're missing a chance to prevent or treat the disease before it could kill them, federal health officials ...

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