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Detroit mom's faith, love for sons help her survive cervical cancer - Detroit Free Press

June 19, 2014 - 8:00pm

Detroit mom's faith, love for sons help her survive cervical cancer
Detroit Free Press
But cervical cancer deaths dropped significantly over the past 40 years largely because of early detection from regular Pap tests. In 2010, about 11,818 women in the U.S. were diagnosed with cervical cancer. That same year 3,939 women died from ...

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Research and Markets: Cervical Cancer Drug Market & Pipeline Insight Report ... - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)

June 19, 2014 - 3:59pm

Research and Markets: Cervical Cancer Drug Market & Pipeline Insight Report ...
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)
Cervical cancer is the third and fourth most common cause of cancer incidence and mortality among women across the world. Though there has been a decline in cervical cancer mortality rates in the previous few years, owing to early detection and ...
'Cervical Cancer May Kill More Nigerian Women'AllAfrica.com
Cervical Cancer Drug Market & Pipeline InsightWhaTech

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'Cervical Cancer May Kill More Nigerian Women' - AllAfrica.com

June 19, 2014 - 9:12am

'Cervical Cancer May Kill More Nigerian Women'
AllAfrica.com
With just a handful of women going for cervical cancer screening and vaccination in the country, more women are at risk of dying from the disease in Nigeria. This was disclosed recently by a radiologist and cancer control activist, Professor Ifeoma ...
Research and Markets: Cervical Cancer Drug Market & Pipeline Insight Report ...The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)
Cervical Cancer Drug Market & Pipeline InsightWhaTech

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GRPA launches campaign for cervical cancer detection, treatment - Stabroek News

June 19, 2014 - 5:34am

GRPA launches campaign for cervical cancer detection, treatment
Stabroek News
The Guyana Responsible Parenthood Association (GRPA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health has launched a Visual Inspection Acetic Acid (VIA) campaign for the prevention and treatment of cervical cancer that will see the training of both local ...

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Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer - WTXL ABC 27

June 18, 2014 - 3:55pm

Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer
WTXL ABC 27
The cervical cancer treatment involves sampling a woman's tumor, isolating special immune system cells that were attacking it, multiplying them in the lab and giving them back to the patient in a one-time infusion. Results were reported Monday at a ...

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Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer - WTXL ABC 27

June 18, 2014 - 3:55pm

Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer
WTXL ABC 27
The cervical cancer treatment involves sampling a woman's tumor, isolating special immune system cells that were attacking it, multiplying them in the lab and giving them back to the patient in a one-time infusion. Results were reported Monday at a ...
Treacherous immune genes can cause cancer after viral infectionOncology Nurse Advisor

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Treacherous immune genes can cause cancer after viral infection - Oncology Nurse Advisor

June 18, 2014 - 3:11pm

Treacherous immune genes can cause cancer after viral infection
Oncology Nurse Advisor
Infection with HPV (human papillomavirus) is widely known to induce cancer. Many of the mutations that cause this virally induced cancer occur in a family of genes that normally combats viral infections, according to new research. It raises the ...

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'Blundering hospital sentenced me to death' says women with cervical cancer - Mirror.co.uk

June 18, 2014 - 12:37pm

Mirror.co.uk

'Blundering hospital sentenced me to death' says women with cervical cancer
Mirror.co.uk
A woman whose cancer smear test was misread by a hospital claimed yesterday: “I've been sentenced to death.” Vivien Reynolds, 45, developed cervical cancer three years after hospital staff failed to spot abnormal cells in her smear test, and has now ...
Woman, 45, is given just two years to live after doctors botch her smear test ...Daily Mail
Smear test 'missed' Widnes woman's cancerBBC News
Women in North Kirklees urged to attend smear testsBatley News

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Woman, 45, is given just two years to live after doctors botch her smear test ... - Daily Mail

June 18, 2014 - 6:10am

Mirror.co.uk

Woman, 45, is given just two years to live after doctors botch her smear test ...
Daily Mail
Currently the test is not offered routinely to women aged younger than 25 because cervical cancer is so rare in women that young. According to Cancer Research UK statistics, not a single woman under the age of 20 died from cervical cancer between ...
'Blundering hospital sentenced me to death' says women with cervical cancerMirror.co.uk
Smear test 'missed' Widnes woman's cancerBBC News
Women in North Kirklees urged to attend smear testsSpenborough Guardian

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War on cervical cancer: Vaccination to start next year - Solomon Star

June 17, 2014 - 9:52pm

War on cervical cancer: Vaccination to start next year
Solomon Star
Dr Alependava said the programme will see girls aged from 9 to 12 vaccinated to prevent them from getting what is called Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), which causes cervical cancer. “This is a demonstration programme that will start next year in Honiara ...

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Cervical Cancer More Prevalent Than Expected - Pharmacy Times

June 17, 2014 - 1:40pm

Cervical Cancer More Prevalent Than Expected
Pharmacy Times
The risk of invasive cervical cancer is thought to decline in women older than 65 years, and routine screening for the disease is only recommended up until this age. Previous estimates of cervical cancer prevalence, however, do not account for women ...

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Nigeria Loses 26 Women to Cervical Cancer Daily - - Okoye - AllAfrica.com

June 17, 2014 - 3:50am

The Guardian Nigeria

Nigeria Loses 26 Women to Cervical Cancer Daily - - Okoye
AllAfrica.com
No fewer than 26 Nigerian women die daily from cervical cancer, a radiologist and Founder, Breast Without Spot, BWS, Professor Ifeoma Okoye has disclosed. Relating results of a survey conducted by BWS, Okoye, who spoke weekend at the formal launch of ...
Nigeria: 26 women die daily from cervical cancer - expertStarAfrica.com
26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria, Says RadiologistThe Guardian Nigeria
26 women die of cervical cancer daily in Nigeria-RadiologistPremium Times

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New machine to screen cervical cancer here - Solomon Star

June 16, 2014 - 9:17pm

New machine to screen cervical cancer here
Solomon Star
He thanked the Australian Cervical Cancer Foundation for facilitating the acquiring of the device and bringing the equipment into country, Olympus, the manufacturer who donated the equipment, and Solomon Airlines for transporting the equipment for free.

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Advaxis Studies Higher Dose, Repeat Cycles of Cervical Cancer Drug - Drug Discovery & Development

June 16, 2014 - 2:51pm

Advaxis Studies Higher Dose, Repeat Cycles of Cervical Cancer Drug
Drug Discovery & Development
This Phase 1/2 study is designed to evaluate the safety, efficacy and immunological effect of the highest-tolerated dose of ADXS-HPV administered in repeat cycles of treatment to patients with cervical cancer whose disease recurred after receiving one ...
New HPV test sensitive for cervical cancerOncology Nurse Advisor
Cervical cancer: Foundation begins HPV screening with sophisticated gadgetNigerian Tribune

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New HPV test sensitive for cervical cancer - Oncology Nurse Advisor

June 16, 2014 - 11:59am

Medscape

New HPV test sensitive for cervical cancer
Oncology Nurse Advisor
(HealthDay News) -- The new human papillomavirus (HPV) test has higher sensitivity and specificity than Papanicolaou (Pap) testing for cervical cancer, according to an ideas and opinion piece published online June 9 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Advaxis Evaluates Higher Dose and Repeat Cycles of ADXS-HPV in Phase 1/2 ...MarketWatch
Cervical cancer: Foundation begins HPV screening with sophisticated gadgetNigerian Tribune

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Rethinking Cervical Cancer Screening - Medscape

June 16, 2014 - 10:24am

Medscape

Rethinking Cervical Cancer Screening
Medscape
We have come a long way since 1928, when Dr. Papanicolaou first proposed cancer cells on a vaginal smear as an early warning sign of cervical cancer. We now know that human papillomavirus (HPV) is the culprit and that persistent high-risk HPV ...
Advaxis Evaluates Higher Dose and Repeat Cycles of ADXS-HPV in Phase 1/2 ...MarketWatch
Cervical cancer: Foundation begins HPV screening with sophisticated gadgetNigerian Tribune

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26 Women Die of Cervical Cancer Daily in Nigeria-Radiologist - AllAfrica.com

June 16, 2014 - 9:31am

26 Women Die of Cervical Cancer Daily in Nigeria-Radiologist
AllAfrica.com
Ms. Okoye, also the Founder, Breast Without Spot, BWS, Initiative, an non-governmental organisation, made the disclosure at the inauguration of a school-based cervical cancer vaccination awareness initiative. She said that cervical cancer was kills ...

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'26 Women Die Daily of Cervical Cancer in Nigeria' - Prof. Ifeoma Okoye - AllAfrica.com

June 16, 2014 - 9:12am

'26 Women Die Daily of Cervical Cancer in Nigeria' - Prof. Ifeoma Okoye
AllAfrica.com
"We conducted a survey and discovered that cervical cancer is the second killer cancer among women and Nigeria is also the tenth in cervical cancer death worldwide. Forty-eight million women are at risk, 17,550 women are diagnosed yearly, 9,659 women ...

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'26 Women Die Daily of Cervical Cancer in Nigeria' - AllAfrica.com

June 16, 2014 - 9:08am

'26 Women Die Daily of Cervical Cancer in Nigeria'
AllAfrica.com
No fewer than 26 Nigerian women die daily as a result of cervical cancer, a Radiologist, Ifeoma Okoye, has said. Okoye, who is the Founder, Breast Without Spot (BWS) Initiative, an NGO, made the disclosure at the inauguration of a School-Based Cervical ...

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Hope for infertile teenager whose cervical cancer was misdiagnosed as an STI ... - Daily Mail

June 16, 2014 - 6:39am

Daily Mail

Hope for infertile teenager whose cervical cancer was misdiagnosed as an STI ...
Daily Mail
A teenager told the cervical cancer invading her body was nothing more than an STI is today clinging to hope of one day becoming a mother after doctors froze her eggs. Hairdresser Jessica Bradford visited doctors five times before a correct diagnosis ...

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