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Heartbeats: Preventing cervical cancer - MyCentralJersey.com

January 20, 2015 - 11:50am

Heartbeats: Preventing cervical cancer
MyCentralJersey.com
There are steps you can take to prevent cervical cancer. The Hunterdon Health and Wellness Center in Clinton will host Fit for Cancer on Jan. 31. A Community Blood Drive from 2 to 7 p.m. on Jan. 26 at the Steeplechase Cancer Center in Somerville.

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$3.5 Million NCI Grant to Study Cervical Cancer in HIV Positive Women in ... - UPENN Almanac

January 20, 2015 - 8:43am

$3.5 Million NCI Grant to Study Cervical Cancer in HIV Positive Women in ...
UPENN Almanac
The introduction of antiretroviral drugs in Botswana over the last two decades has considerably increased the life expectancies of people living with HIV—many of whom are women co-infected with the human papilloma virus (HPV)—: from 39 years to the ...

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Cervical cancer survivor urges more women to get screened - Aberdeen Press and Journal

January 20, 2015 - 4:15am

Aberdeen Press and Journal

Cervical cancer survivor urges more women to get screened
Aberdeen Press and Journal
A 53-year-old north woman who survived cervical cancer is calling for more participation in the screening programme for the disease. Heather Horrocks from Thurso is urging women not to feel embarrassed or scared about getting themselves checked.
Women in Sheffield urged not to miss cervical cancer screening appointmentsThe Star
Dr Margaret Abbott: Cervical screeningNottingham Post

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Routine screening for cervical cancer urged - The Journal News | LoHud.com

January 20, 2015 - 4:02am

Latin Post

Routine screening for cervical cancer urged
The Journal News | LoHud.com
More than 12,000 American women get cervical cancer every year. About one-third of those women will die from the illness. Yet unlike many other forms of cancer, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that up to 93 percent of cervical ...
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthNewnan Times-Herald
Cervical cancer death rates in Iberia, St. Landry and Lafayette higher than ...The Advocate
January is Cervical Cancer Prevention/Awareness Month: Important Things ...Latin Post
WBBJ-TV -Thegardenisland.com -Daily Mail
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Vic cervical cancer screening rate up - Yahoo!7 - Yahoo!7 News

January 19, 2015 - 10:33pm

Vic cervical cancer screening rate up - Yahoo!7
Yahoo!7 News
More Victorian women are being screened for cervical cancer but about one in three are not checking for the potentially deadly disease as recommended. Screening rates also differ depending on region, and PapScreen Victoria says that is a concern.

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Health experts share advice for Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - WBBJ-TV

January 19, 2015 - 7:32pm

Health experts share advice for Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
WBBJ-TV
JACKSON, Tenn. -- January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Across the nation, 12,000 women are diagnosed with the disease, and out of those 12,000, statistics show 4,000 of them die. However, many don't know cervical cancer is highly preventable ...

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Department of Health says cervical cancer largely preventable - Casper Journal

January 19, 2015 - 4:16pm

Department of Health says cervical cancer largely preventable
Casper Journal
Regular screening and a key vaccination series can help prevent most cases of cervical cancer, according to the Wyoming Department of Health. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every year more than 12,000 women get cervical ...

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Cervical cancer screenings offered this month - Coshocton Tribune

January 19, 2015 - 2:58pm

Cervical cancer screenings offered this month
Coshocton Tribune
ZANESVILLE – January is cervical cancer awareness month. To promote awareness, free cervical cancer screenings will be offered by the Muskingum Valley Health Centers to patients and non-patients in Zanesville, Malta, Coshocton. Read or Share this ...

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HPV or Pap: Which test is best for cervical cancer? - The Star Beacon

January 19, 2015 - 12:03pm

Columbus Dispatch

HPV or Pap: Which test is best for cervical cancer?
The Star Beacon
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved HPV testing as a primary test for cervical-cancer screening. It requires a swab of the cervix - like a Pap - and detects 14 types of HPV, including the two responsible for seven of 10 cervical cancers.
Holzer recognizes Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthJackson County Times-Journal
Health experts share advice for Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthWBBJ-TV
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthPerry County Tribune (registration)
nwitimes.com -Casper Journal
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Holzer recognizes Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - Jackson County Times-Journal

January 19, 2015 - 10:55am

Holzer recognizes Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Jackson County Times-Journal
Before doctors began using the Pap test in the 1950s, cervical cancer was the leading cause of death from cancer in women. Recent advances in Pap smear screenings and the availability of a vaccine holds the promise to eliminate cervical cancer.

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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month - International Falls Journal

January 19, 2015 - 10:39am

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month
International Falls Journal
Cervical cancer is the third most common type of cancer in women worldwide. It is not as common in the United States due to screenings which can detect changes in cervical cells, but many women do not get screened as often as they should, or ever.

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HPV or Pap: Which test is best for cervical cancer? - Columbus Dispatch

January 19, 2015 - 6:13am

Columbus Dispatch

HPV or Pap: Which test is best for cervical cancer?
Columbus Dispatch
Two doctors groups have said that HPV tests can reasonably replace Pap tests, or combinations of the two, which both screen for cervical cancer. But not everyone is ready to jump onboard the new guidelines to use HPV tests as a primary-screening tool ...
Routine screening for cervical cancer urgedThe Journal News | LoHud.com
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthNewnan Times-Herald
Cervical cancer death rates in Iberia, St. Landry and Lafayette higher than ...The Advocate
Latin Post -Casper Journal
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Joyce Mulingo - Kibera's Cervical Cancer Champion - The Star

January 19, 2015 - 4:13am

Joyce Mulingo - Kibera's Cervical Cancer Champion
The Star
Apart from being a hairdresser, Joyce is an advocate for cervical cancer screening. She not only speaks to her female customers about getting screened, but also accompanies them to the Tabitha Medical Clinic located in Gatwekera village. It belongs to ...

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Health officials encourage HPV vaccine during Cervical Health Awareness Month - Outbreak News Today

January 18, 2015 - 5:45pm

Outbreak News Today

Health officials encourage HPV vaccine during Cervical Health Awareness Month
Outbreak News Today
Of all cancers that affect women, cervical cancer is one of the most preventable. The human papillomavirus (HPV) causes cervical cancer and other cancers and health departments are advising women to get PAP smears and for young women.men and ...

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Doctor discusses newly approved vaccine for HPV during Cervical Cancer ... - fox13now.com

January 18, 2015 - 5:09pm

Doctor discusses newly approved vaccine for HPV during Cervical Cancer ...
fox13now.com
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness month, and Sunday Doctor Bill Cosgrove, President of the Utah Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics, came to the FOX 13 News Studio to discuss HPV and cervical cancer, as well as a newly approved vaccine ...

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New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detection - nwitimes.com

January 18, 2015 - 1:12am

EmpowHer

New test spurs debate over best cervical cancer detection
nwitimes.com
INDIANAPOLIS | For many women, an annual Pap test was part of becoming an adult. Now doctors are wondering whether that test is the best way to screen for cervical cancer, once the leading cause of cancer deaths for women in the U.S.. A relatively new ...
January: Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthWISN Milwaukee
Pap or HPV Test to Find Cervical Cancer: Which Comes Out on Top?EmpowHer
Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthThe Daily Mail
Alpena News -Great Falls Tribune -Union Gazette
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Next-generation machine designed to fight cervical cancer - News 13 Orlando

January 17, 2015 - 5:12pm

News 13 Orlando

Next-generation machine designed to fight cervical cancer
News 13 Orlando
... looks worse, looks better.' So, I think that's a big advancement." And advancements in early detection lead to reducing rates of cervical cancer. "It's very gratifying to be helping women of all ages, so this is just one more aspect of that process ...

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Next-generation machine designed to fight cervical cancer - News 13 Orlando

January 17, 2015 - 5:12pm

Next-generation machine designed to fight cervical cancer
News 13 Orlando
... looks worse, looks better.' So, I think that's a big advancement." And advancements in early detection lead to reducing rates of cervical cancer. "It's very gratifying to be helping women of all ages, so this is just one more aspect of that process ...

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January: Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - WISN Milwaukee

January 17, 2015 - 10:39am

Outbreak News Today

January: Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
WISN Milwaukee
JANUARY IS CERVICAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH. IT IS A GOOD TIME TO REMIND WOMEN OF AN OVERLOOKED HEALTH TOPIC. HERE IS DR. -- DR. ALI MAHDAVIA. HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE AFFECTED? THANK YOU FOR INVITING ME.
Health officials encourage HPV vaccine during Cervical Health Awareness MonthOutbreak News Today
Pap or HPV Test to Find Cervical Cancer: Which Comes Out on Top?EmpowHer
Cervical Cancer Awareness MonthThe Daily Mail
Great Falls Tribune -Alpena News
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Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - The Daily Mail

January 17, 2015 - 12:44am

EmpowHer

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
The Daily Mail
January is National Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Cervical cancer affects approximately 13,000 women in the United States each year, and more than 4,000 of women will die if go untreated. Cervical cancer is the second most common type of cancer for ...
Pap or HPV Test to Find Cervical Cancer: Which Comes Out on Top?EmpowHer
Gynecologists recommends regular testing to detect cervical cancerAlpena News
Month of Awareness Prompts Encouragement for TestingWABI
The-review
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