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January 29, 2015 - 11:33pm
Cervical cancer deaths declining, but battle not over
Simi Valley Acorn
In my role as director of Planned Parenthood for Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties, it's amazing to observe the steady decline in the number of deaths due to cervical cancer. Since 1980, the death rate for this type of cancer has ...
January 29, 2015 - 1:22pm
Cervical Cancer Awareness
A woman's cervix is the lower end of the uterus, and connects the vagina (birth canal) to the uterus. Cervical Cancer is highly preventable because of screening tests, and vaccines to prevent human papillomavirus (HPV), a leading cause of cervical cancer.
January 29, 2015 - 11:33am
Lipstick-Smearing Selfies Aim To Raise Awareness For Cervical Cancer In The UK
Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, a U.K.-based organization that provides women with information about cervical cancer, has launched a selfie campaign called #smearforsmear in an effort to change that. The concept is simple: Smear your lipstick, take a ...
Cervical Cancer Prevention Week: Everything you need to know about smear testsExpress.co.uk
Cervical cancer screening focusedCleveland Daily Banner
Ask the IU Health Expert: Cervical cancerIndianapolis Recorder
WOWT -Moorpark Acorn -PR Web (press release)
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January 29, 2015 - 10:34am
January Is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Back in July of 2014, doctors found a 9 centimeter tumor on her cervix. She had it removed, but is now going through treatments to beat her cervical cancer. With January being a month of cervical cancer awareness, she now works to tell her story and ...
January 29, 2015 - 9:13am
Georgia May Jagger and blogger Sam Chapman support the #smearforsmear ...
The #smearforsmear campaign is being run by Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust and aims to raise awareness about the disease among young women. The charity is asking women to post selfies to Twitter once they have had their cervical screening tests to ...
January 29, 2015 - 2:33am
It is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Mason City Globe Gazette
Deaths from cervical cancer, once a leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States, have dropped dramatically in the past several decades, but more can and should be done to prevent the disease. During Cervical Health Awareness ...
January 28, 2015 - 11:25pm
Women winning fight against cervical cancer, but battle not over
Thousand Oaks Acorn
STAYING SAFE—A weapon is available in the campaign against cervical cancer, which is STAYING SAFE—A weapon is available in the campaign against cervical cancer, which is caused by certain types of human papillomavirus. Those aged 11 to ...
January 28, 2015 - 3:34pm
Cervical Cancer Awareness
January is "Cervical Health Awareness Month" and those in the health field around the country, including SIU School of Medicine in Springfield, are urging women to get screened. Cervical cancer is usually caused by HPV, a virus that can sometimes be ...
January 28, 2015 - 2:32pm
Women, providers unhappy with cervical cancer screening changes
Many female patients and health-care providers are unsure about the changes in cervical cancer screening procedure, a survey conducted by the National Association for Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health and HealthyWomen indicates. "The data in this ...
January 28, 2015 - 1:22pm
Cervical cancer and HPV— reduce your risk
Newton Daily News
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month and a reminder to all women to talk with your health care professional not just about the causes and risks of cervical cancer, but also what you can do to prevent it. Learn more about the Human Papillomavirus ...
January 28, 2015 - 12:26pm
Celebrities Participate In #SmearForSmear Campaign To Raise Awareness For ...
Participants post photos of themselves with smeared lipstick to symbolize the life-saving test. According to Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, which is responsible for organizing the campaign, cervical cancer is the most common type of cancer affecting women ...
January 28, 2015 - 10:49am
Cervical Cancer: What Young Women Should Know
Christian Broadcasting Network
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, a time when issues related to cervical cancer, HPV Disease and the importance of early detection are discussed across the country. Each year, 12,000 women in the U.S. are diagnosed with cervical cancer and ...
No One Needs to Die From Cervical CancerHuffington Post
Cervical Cancer AwarenessWUIS 91.9
You Can Support The Fight Against Cervical Cancer By Smearing Your Lipstick ...TheGloss
Clinical Advisor -Express.co.uk
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January 28, 2015 - 9:40am
Rita Ora smears her lipstick and joins more stars supporting cervical cancer ...
The Smear for Smear campaign has been organised by Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, who say one in three women between the ages of 25 and 29 do not take up their smear test invitation, and eight women in the UK are diagnosed with cervical cancer every ...
Trust in Cervical Cancer Screening is Strong - Extending Time Between Tests ... - PR Newswire (press release)
January 28, 2015 - 8:10am
Trust in Cervical Cancer Screening is Strong - Extending Time Between Tests ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Controversy concerning extending the cervical cancer screening interval continues within the healthcare community. The Cervical Cancer Today survey shows that the idea of extending testing intervals to three or five years triggers deep concerns for ...
January 28, 2015 - 6:20am
Cervical Cancer Prevention Week: Everything you need to know about smear tests
Every day in the UK eight women are diagnosed with cervical cancer and three will lose their lives because of it. Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, which runs until 31st January, wants to inform women about the disease including symptoms, causes, ...
January 27, 2015 - 10:46pm
Avera Medical Minute AMcK: Cervical Cancer Awareness
January is cervical cancer awareness month. Cancer of the cervix is one of the most preventable forms and cases of the disease continue to decline every year, thanks large in part to simple vaccine and regular doctor visits that are proving to keep ...
January 27, 2015 - 5:48pm
House Call: Pap test important for cervical health
The Spokesman Review
Because cervical cancer develops slowly, regular Pap tests are important. Early detection of precancerous cells and treatment makes all the difference, yet more than 12,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year in the United States.
January 27, 2015 - 5:27pm
Are Smeared Lipstick Selfies the New Ice Bucket Challenge?
As Jagger clarified in her caption, this snap is part of a new social media campaign with U.K.-based Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust called #SmearForSmear—which, much like the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and the #FeelingNuts campaign for prostate cancer—is ...
January 27, 2015 - 1:13pm
Call for more cervical cancer screening across UAE
Abu Dhabi has the UAE's first organised screening programme for cervical cancer, and the only vaccination programme for the human papillomavirus that causes more than 99 per cent of cases. The pioneering step should lead to a decline in the disease ...
A paradox of approval with the HPV vaccineYale Daily News (blog)
Are Condoms Protecting You from HPV?EmpowHer
Only about half of teenage girls receive HPV vaccine at the CDC's ...Daily News - Galveston County
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January 27, 2015 - 9:50am
No One Needs to Die From Cervical Cancer
Today, we know more about the origins and treatments for diseases, such as cervical cancer, than in any other time in history. That information -- coupled with the efforts of clinicians, policymakers and advocates from around the globe to increase ...