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Young women in Solomon Islands tackle the stigma of cervical cancer testing - Radio Australia

September 24, 2014 - 7:38pm

Young women in Solomon Islands tackle the stigma of cervical cancer testing
Radio Australia
Detecting the cancer is often as simple as a quick pap smear test, but the shame surrounding sexual health checkups prevents many women from being diagnosed. In an effort to lift the stigma, the Solomon Islands' Young Women's Parliamentary Group ...

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Bevacizumab's Role in Late-Stage Cervical Cancer - Medscape

September 24, 2014 - 11:13am

Medscape

Bevacizumab's Role in Late-Stage Cervical Cancer
Medscape
Hello. I am Dr. Maurie Markman from Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia. I want to briefly discuss a very important announcement recently made by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the antiangiogenic agent ...

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Bevacizumab's Role in Late-Stage Cervical Cancer - Medscape

September 24, 2014 - 11:13am

Medscape

Bevacizumab's Role in Late-Stage Cervical Cancer
Medscape
Hello. I am Dr. Maurie Markman from Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia. I want to briefly discuss a very important announcement recently made by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the antiangiogenic agent ...

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Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times - Daily Mail

September 24, 2014 - 9:33am

Daily Mail

Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times
Daily Mail
A devastated mother has urged the Government to lower the age at which women have smear tests after losing her 22-year-old daughter to cervical cancer. Jess Evans, from Birmingham, visited her doctor nine times in two months after falling ill in ...

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Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times - Daily Mail

September 24, 2014 - 9:33am

Daily Mail

Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times
Daily Mail
A devastated mother has urged the Government to lower the age at which women have smear tests after losing her 22-year-old daughter to cervical cancer. Jess Evans, from Birmingham, visited her doctor nine times in two months after falling ill in ...

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Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times - Daily Mail

September 24, 2014 - 9:33am

Daily Mail

Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times
Daily Mail
A devastated mother has urged the Government to lower the age at which women have smear tests after losing her 22-year-old daughter to cervical cancer. Jess Evans, from Birmingham, visited her doctor nine times in two months after falling ill in ...

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Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times - Daily Mail

September 24, 2014 - 9:33am

Daily Mail

Woman, 22, died from cervical cancer after visiting doctors NINE times
Daily Mail
A devastated mother has urged the Government to lower the age at which women have smear tests after losing her 22-year-old daughter to cervical cancer. Jess Evans, from Birmingham, visited her doctor nine times in two months after falling ill in ...

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Free breast cancer & cervical cancer screenings in Montgomery County - The Paper Magazine

September 24, 2014 - 8:40am

Free breast cancer & cervical cancer screenings in Montgomery County
The Paper Magazine
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TX - Remove Barriers to Early Cancer Detection for Montgomery County Women—See, Test & Treat® free cervical and breast cancer screening program delivers same-day test results to area women in need. Please help us spread ...

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Cervical cancer victim's donation to Southend Hospital - BBC News

September 23, 2014 - 11:26am

BBC News

Cervical cancer victim's donation to Southend Hospital
BBC News
A terminal cancer sufferer has given thousands of pounds in compensation to the hospital which failed to diagnose her condition. Jemma Irwin, 39, died earlier this month from cervical cancer. Southend Hospital accepted her "poor experiences" of care ...

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Navidea snags SBIR grant (NAVB) - Seeking Alpha (registration)

September 23, 2014 - 8:21am

Navidea snags SBIR grant (NAVB)
Seeking Alpha (registration)
... Institute awards a Fast Track Small Business Innovation Research grant of up to $1.67M to Navidea Biopharmaceuticals (NYSEMKT:NAVB) to fund the evaluation of Lymphoseek (technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept) Injection in women with cervical cancer.
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White Sox quilt raffle benefits breast and cervical cancer program - The Times (subscription)

September 23, 2014 - 12:58am

White Sox quilt raffle benefits breast and cervical cancer program
The Times (subscription)
The goal of this program is to reduce mortality from breast and cervical cancer by offering screening services such as mammograms and pap smears. All money the quilt raffle yields will be used for women in La Salle County who are younger than 35, non ...

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Free breast cancer and cervical cancer screening clinic - The Republican - masslive.com

September 23, 2014 - 12:39am

Free breast cancer and cervical cancer screening clinic
The Republican - masslive.com
Breast and cervical cancer screening Northampton - A breast cancer and cervical cancer screening clinic will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Cooley Dickinson Hospital. Cooley Dickinson Hospital-affiliated physicians, certified ...

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Cervical cancer kills more women, but a vaccine will soon be here - Solomon Star

September 22, 2014 - 8:29pm

The Miami Times

Cervical cancer kills more women, but a vaccine will soon be here
Solomon Star
The vaccine, which has been accepted as a protection against cervical cancer in many overseas countries will be given to primary school girls aged between nine and 14 years to protect them from catching it in later years. No other details are known at ...
Guest Blog: Shots that Can Prevent CancerMedPage Today
Doctors fear NSW women abandoning Pap smearsSydney Morning Herald
NEWS The first thing visitors in San Francisco learnThe Miami Times

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Determined Not To Have To Use Insulin, Cervical Cancer Survivor Patti Murillo ... - Huffington Post

September 22, 2014 - 8:37am

Huffington Post

Determined Not To Have To Use Insulin, Cervical Cancer Survivor Patti Murillo ...
Huffington Post
How I Gained It: In 2008, three months after I retired from the NYPD, I was diagnosed with stage IIB cervical cancer. After my cancer battle, I never took time to weigh the fact of what I had gone through. I had come face to face with my own mortality ...

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Hpv Vaccine - Beginning of the End of Cervical Cancer? - The Herald

September 20, 2014 - 1:56am

Hpv Vaccine - Beginning of the End of Cervical Cancer?
The Herald
There are many other factors that leads to cervical cancer among women but 70 percent of the cases are as a result of the HPV. According to the World Health Organisation, this vaccine prevents infection from two types of HPV that are known to account ...

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Avastin: First Molecule in Nearly a Decade for Metastatic Cervical Cancer - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

September 19, 2014 - 4:56pm

Avastin: First Molecule in Nearly a Decade for Metastatic Cervical Cancer
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Avastin (bevacizumab), a monoclonal antibody that inhibits the vascular endothelial growth factor and prevents the growth of blood vessels (angiogenesis), has received FDA approval to treat patients with persistent or late-stage cervical cancer.1 The ...

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Breast, cervical cancer screening planned Oct. 3 in Kennewick - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

September 17, 2014 - 10:46pm

Breast, cervical cancer screening planned Oct. 3 in Kennewick
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
KENNEWICK -- Tri-Cities Cancer Center and Trios Health will offer a free breast and cervical cancer screening clinic for 50 uninsured or underinsured women ages 18-64, from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 3 at Trios Care Center, 521 North Young St. in Kennewick ...

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Can A Simple Urine Test Prevent Cervical Cancer? - PNC Voice

September 17, 2014 - 8:00pm

PNC Voice

Can A Simple Urine Test Prevent Cervical Cancer?
PNC Voice
Hopefully, the doctors note, this encourages more women to test for this virus—which is directly linked to increased risk for cervical cancer—since it no longer involves a visit to the doctor (and less-than-favorable testing conditions, let's be honest).

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Goodbye pap smear, hello urine test? Cervical cancer screenings could be in ... - Washington Post

September 17, 2014 - 4:43pm

Medical News Today

Goodbye pap smear, hello urine test? Cervical cancer screenings could be in ...
Washington Post
Years ago, the cervical exam, which included an uncomfortable (and in some cases painful) process of extracting samples from the uterus to test for signs of cervical cancer, required an annual slog to the doctor's office. Over the last few years a slew ...
Urine-based HPV test 'feasible alternative for cervical cancer screening'Medical News Today
Urine test for cervical cancer virus offers less invasive alternative to ...Bangor Daily News
Simple urine test detects cervical cancer virusNew Scientist
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Cervical Cancer Breakthrough: Smear Tests Could be Replaced with 'Take ... - International Business Times UK

September 17, 2014 - 1:13pm

International Business Times UK

Cervical Cancer Breakthrough: Smear Tests Could be Replaced with 'Take ...
International Business Times UK
The traditional smear test to detect the virus that causes cervical cancer could be replaced with a less invasive urine test, new research has found. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the term for a group of viruses affecting most membranes lining the body ...

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