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Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHO - The Guardian

April 14, 2014 - 12:11pm

The Guardian

Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHO
The Guardian
Reaching a greater number of girls in developing countries with the HPV vaccine that can prevent most cases of cervical cancer has just become more feasible. The World Health Organisation's expert advisory group said that two shots of vaccine against ...
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers ReportU.S. News & World Report
HPV DNA test predicts cancer risk for 18 yearsPhilippine Star
One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancerNew Straits Times
Independent Online
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Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report - U.S. News & World Report

April 14, 2014 - 10:02am

The Guardian

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report
U.S. News & World Report
MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A sharp drop in the number of young women infected with the two strains of human papillomavirus (HPV) most likely to cause cervical cancer occurred in England after the 2008 launch of a national vaccination ...
Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHOThe Guardian
One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancerNew Straits Times
HPV DNA test predicts cancer risk for 18 yearsPhilippine Star
Independent Online
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Go for Regular Cervical Cancer Check-US, Women Told - AllAfrica.com

April 11, 2014 - 12:33am

Go for Regular Cervical Cancer Check-US, Women Told
AllAfrica.com
Dodoma — BAHI District Commissioner (DC), Ms Betty Mkwasa, has called for regular cervical cancer check-up as more than 250,000 women die annually from the disease. Speaking to reporters about a special campaign on cervical cancer screening in her ...

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Go for regular cervical cancer check-ups, women told - Daily News

April 10, 2014 - 7:12pm

Daily News

Go for regular cervical cancer check-ups, women told
Daily News
BAHI District Commissioner (DC), Ms Betty Mkwasa, has called for regular cervical cancer check-up as more than 250,000 women die annually from the disease. Speaking to reporters about a special campaign on cervical cancer screening in her district, ...

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Treating advanced cervical cancer: an interview with Dr. Krishnansu Tewari - News-Medical.net

April 9, 2014 - 11:52pm

Treating advanced cervical cancer: an interview with Dr. Krishnansu Tewari
News-Medical.net
Cervical cancer affects approximately 500,000 women every year globally of which 250,000 die annually, making it the 2nd leading cause of cancer-related death in women. Although there are only 12,000 new cases in the United States each year because of ...

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Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients - Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA - Test ... - PR Newswire (press release)

April 9, 2014 - 1:00pm

Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients - Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA - Test ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Cervical cancer is one of the deadliest cancers among woman all over the world. However in the past few decades, mortality from cervical cancer has significantly decreased in developed countries due to widely use of Pap smear test. HPV DNA and VIA test ...
One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancerNew Straits Times
Cervical cancer screenings importantThe Messenger (subscription)
Groups protect 300 girls in CAR from cervical cancerBaguio Midland Courier
Huffington Post Canada -Chicago Tribune (blog)
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Doctor's Orders: Cancer Screening Saves Lives - Everyday Health

April 9, 2014 - 10:42am

Doctor's Orders: Cancer Screening Saves Lives
Everyday Health
... smear screening, which is used to detect cervical cancer. Memorial Sloan-Kettering recommends that women begin annual screening for cervical cancer with Pap smears at age eighteen and get regular mammograms starting at age forty. From age fifty on, ...

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Cervical cancer victim campaigns for earlier testing - Dorset Echo

April 9, 2014 - 6:28am

Dorset Echo

Cervical cancer victim campaigns for earlier testing
Dorset Echo
After several examinations, she was finally told in August that she had one of the two types of cervical cancer – endocervical adenocarcinoma. “I was told only 10 per cent of cervical cancer patients had this kind and that it was harder to spot.” The ...

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Cervical cancer victim campaigns for earlier testing - Dorset Echo

April 9, 2014 - 1:46am

Dorset Echo

Cervical cancer victim campaigns for earlier testing
Dorset Echo
After several examinations, she was finally told in August that she had one of the two types of cervical cancer – endocervical adenocarcinoma. “I was told only 10 per cent of cervical cancer patients had this kind and that it was harder to spot.” The ...

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Cervical cancer screenings important - The Messenger (subscription)

April 9, 2014 - 1:25am

Cervical cancer screenings important
The Messenger (subscription)
Cervical cancer screenings important. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Posted: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 12:00 am. Cervical cancer screenings important By Truly Martin Messenger ...
Groups protect 300 girls in CAR from cervical cancerBaguio Midland Courier
The Medicine Cabinet-Ask the Harvard Experts: Stopping Pap smears depends ...Chicago Tribune (blog)
Cancer pilot programme for young girls beginsNewsDay

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Groups protect 300 girls in CAR from cervical cancer - Baguio Midland Courier

April 8, 2014 - 11:45pm

Groups protect 300 girls in CAR from cervical cancer
Baguio Midland Courier
Over 300 schoolgirls from 13 different learning centers in the Cordillera got their final dose of human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine that will help protect them from contracting HPV-related illnesses such as cervical cancer. These girls from Baguio ...

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Cancer pilot programme for young girls begins - NewsDay

April 8, 2014 - 11:15pm

Cancer pilot programme for young girls begins
NewsDay
GOVERNMENT will next week start conducting a pilot cervical cancer vaccination programme of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in young girls. BY FELUNA NLEYA STAFF REPORTER. The vaccination prevents women from developing cervical cancer.

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Alberta government not planning to investigate Fort Chipewyan cancer cluster - Edmonton Journal

April 8, 2014 - 8:55pm

Edmonton Journal

Alberta government not planning to investigate Fort Chipewyan cancer cluster
Edmonton Journal
Talbot said this week that government plans to work with the First Nations settlement 700 kilometres northeast of Edmonton to lower risk factors for cervical cancer and lung cancer which are widely known. Government will approach the frequency of bile ...
Little evidence of high cancer rates in Alberta oilsands community, study findsWindsor Star

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The Medicine Cabinet-Ask the Harvard Experts: Stopping Pap smears depends ... - Boston Herald

April 8, 2014 - 5:55pm

The Medicine Cabinet-Ask the Harvard Experts: Stopping Pap smears depends ...
Boston Herald
A: The early detection and treatment of cervical cancer is a remarkable medical success story. After the introduction of regular screening by Pap smears, cervical cancer rates began to go down steadily. And rates today are about half what they were 30 ...

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One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancer - New Straits Times

April 8, 2014 - 10:13am

News on Wellness

One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancer
New Straits Times
A single dose -- rather than the recommended three -- of a vaccine against the sexually transmitted disease HPV may be enough to ward off cervical cancer, researchers say. The findings may lead to simpler delivery and lower costs, possibly increasing ...
Cepheid launches new cervical cancer testSeeking Alpha
Single Dose HPV Vaccine Effective In Preventing Cervical Cancer: StudyNews on Wellness
Five facts about the HPV vaccineExpress.co.uk
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release) -DigitalJournal.com -Himalayan Times
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Parents say no to HPV vaccine - Independent Online

April 8, 2014 - 6:05am

Independent Online

Parents say no to HPV vaccine
Independent Online
The statistics show that too many of our young women die of cervical cancer. Through this vaccination we can ensure that our daughters have a bright, healthy future.” The vaccine, given by injection into the upper arm, is administered twice, at six ...
Cepheid Launches Xpert HPV in Europe, Pushing Further into Women's Health ...GenomeWeb
Gardasil® Approved in the European Union for a 2-dose Schedule in Children ...PR Newswire UK (press release)

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A Korean War Survivor Still Battles Cancer - PR Web (press release)

April 8, 2014 - 5:12am

A Korean War Survivor Still Battles Cancer
PR Web (press release)
Kum Ja is now 74 years old, but has endured more hurdles and tragedy than many of us could ever imagine and is now battling her third round of cervical cancer. Her family is running an Indiegogo campaign to help continue her urgent medical treatment ...

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How serious cervical cancer is in Tanzania - IPPmedia

April 8, 2014 - 2:25am

IPPmedia

How serious cervical cancer is in Tanzania
IPPmedia
Tanzania has the highest reported number of cervical cancer cases in Eastern Africa and some of the very highest in the World, according to the recent health studies. Using an age-standardized incidence rate (ASR) Tanzania was found to have 50.9 cases ...

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Gene expression profiling reveals activation of the FA/BRCA pathway in ... - 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

April 8, 2014 - 1:09am

Gene expression profiling reveals activation of the FA/BRCA pathway in ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Advanced squamous cervical cancer, one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in women, still remains a major problem in oncology due to treatment failure and distant metastasis. Antitumor therapy failure is due to both intrinsic and acquired ...

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'Purple Angels' on board in local fight against cancer - Dailysunnews

April 7, 2014 - 6:09pm

'Purple Angels' on board in local fight against cancer
Dailysunnews
In November, the newspaper's longtime office manager and bookkeeper, Nora Hernandez, succumbed to cervical cancer. The loss of both women left an empty place in the hearts of their coworkers. “We've had many former employees pass away, but to have ...

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