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More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine - W*USA 9

July 26, 2014 - 1:48pm

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More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine
W*USA 9
NEW YORK (AP) -- More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and ...
A Better Test for Cervical Cancer?WTAJ

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Researchers demonstrate novel approach in cervical cancer prevention - News-Medical.net

July 26, 2014 - 1:20am

Researchers demonstrate novel approach in cervical cancer prevention
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A study published online in the International Journal of Cancer earlier this month describes a novel approach to preventing cervical cancer based on findings showing successful reduction in the risk of cervical cancer after removal of a discrete ...

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Why aren't more teens getting the HPV vaccination? - 89.3 KPCC

July 26, 2014 - 12:14am

89.3 KPCC

Why aren't more teens getting the HPV vaccination?
89.3 KPCC
The CDC has said that improving vaccination rates even to Rwanda's level would prevent 50,000 girls from getting cervical cancer. HPV vaccination rates have increased in the past year by about 5 percent, but improvement rates have been much slower than ...

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More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine - KOMO News

July 25, 2014 - 7:33pm

KOMO News

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine
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FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2007 file photo, Lauren Fant, left, winces as she has her third and final application of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine administered by nurse Stephanie Pearson at a doctor's office in Marietta, Ga. (AP Photo/John Amis ...
A Better Test for Cervical Cancer?WTAJ

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A Better Test for Cervical Cancer? - WTAJ

July 25, 2014 - 4:34pm

WTAJ

A Better Test for Cervical Cancer?
WTAJ
This spring the FDA approved a new test for cervical cancer for women 25 or older. The HPV test detects DNA from the HPV virus strains, most likely to cause cervical cancer. The decision allows the new test to be used without the more conventional Pap ...
More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccineKOMO News

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HPV-Linked Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise - Counsel & Heal

July 25, 2014 - 4:04pm

Counsel & Heal

HPV-Linked Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise
Counsel & Heal
A new study found that even though the incidence rate of cervical cancer has fallen in the United States over the past few years, the rates of other cancers tied to the human papillomavirus (HPV) have been growing. The researchers reported that anal ...
Anal, throat cancers on the rise among young adults, study findsMedical Xpress

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Clearing cells to prevent cervical cancer - EurekAlert (press release)

July 25, 2014 - 11:57am

Clearing cells to prevent cervical cancer
EurekAlert (press release)
Boston, MA – A study published online in the International Journal of Cancer earlier this month describes a novel approach to preventing cervical cancer based on findings showing successful reduction in the risk of cervical cancer after removal of a ...

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Women shun cervical cancer treatmentPublish Date: Jul 25, 2014 - New Vision

July 25, 2014 - 10:51am

New Vision

Women shun cervical cancer treatmentPublish Date: Jul 25, 2014
New Vision
Cervical cancer is always considered a woman's issue yet men transmit the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) that causes the disease. It is necessary that men get involved in supporting their wives access treatment because they are the decision makers and ...

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Slight rise in US girls getting cervical cancer vaccine - Madison.com

July 25, 2014 - 10:45am

CBS Local

Slight rise in US girls getting cervical cancer vaccine
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NEW YORK — More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health ...
CDC: More Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer VaccineCBS Local
HPV Test vs. The Pap Smear: Which Detects Cancer Better?TIME

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After a plateau, cervical cancer vaccination rates for US girls rising again ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

July 25, 2014 - 10:42am

CBS Local

After a plateau, cervical cancer vaccination rates for US girls rising again ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
NEW YORK — More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health ...
CDC: More Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer VaccineCBS Local

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More girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine - WRCB-TV

July 25, 2014 - 10:32am

More girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine
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NEW YORK (AP) — More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccinebut the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and ...

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Five percent rise noted in girls taking Cervical Cancer Vaccination - The Westside Story

July 25, 2014 - 10:00am

Five percent rise noted in girls taking Cervical Cancer Vaccination
The Westside Story
NEW YORK – The number of girls getting the controversial cervical cancer is greater than before, but it's not that escalating, government reported on Thursday. For the last couple of years, the increase in the rate was sufficiently low which made the ...

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Nigeria First Lady Calls for Urgent Universal Access to Cervical Cancer ... - AllAfrica.com

July 25, 2014 - 6:21am

Citifmonline

Nigeria First Lady Calls for Urgent Universal Access to Cervical Cancer ...
AllAfrica.com
The First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, said there was the need to urgently address universal access to cervical cancer prevention and treatment in Africa. Jonathan said this at the 8th conference on "Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancer" in Africa ...
Ghana To Fight Cervical Cancerspyghana.com
Cervical Cancer: Patience Jonathan concerned over late diagnosisThe News

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Cervical Cancer - Why Are Women Shunning the Pap Smear? - AllAfrica.com

July 25, 2014 - 1:10am

The Inquisitr

Cervical Cancer - Why Are Women Shunning the Pap Smear?
AllAfrica.com
Yet it is a harmless test that could save many from cervical cancer. The Pap smear is a screening test for cervical cancer. Cells scraped from the opening of the cervix are examined under a microscope. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus (womb).
23-Year-Old Mother Dies of Cervical Cancer After Doctors Refused To Give Pap ...The Inquisitr

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CDC finds more girls getting cervical cancer vaccine - WKOW

July 24, 2014 - 6:39pm

CDC finds more girls getting cervical cancer vaccine
WKOW
MADISON (WKOW) -- Local doctors say national statistics underline the importance of continued education for parents about getting teenagers vaccinated against HPV. The Centers for Disease Control released a report Thursday that found more girls ages 13 ...

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23-Year-Old Mother Dies of Cervical Cancer After Doctors Refused To Give Pap ... - The Inquisitr

July 24, 2014 - 6:04pm

The Inquisitr

23-Year-Old Mother Dies of Cervical Cancer After Doctors Refused To Give Pap ...
The Inquisitr
Cervical cancer is rare in women under 25, so doctors immediately dismissed a pap smear as a form of examination. Shortly after Devine was diagnosed on January 4, 2013, she began six-week course of radiotherapy and chemotherapy, but unfortunately it ...
Cervical Cancer - Why Are Women Shunning the Pap Smear?AllAfrica.com

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Ghana To Fight Cervical Cancer - spyghana.com

July 24, 2014 - 4:46pm

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Ghana To Fight Cervical Cancer
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Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in women, worldwide, with an annual incidence of almost 500,000 new cases and 275,000 deaths. About 85% of the women who die from cervical cancer live in developing countries, due to inadequate ...
Africa Could Face Cervical Cancer EpidemicAllAfrica.com
Kenya to host 9th Stop Cervical Cancer in Africa ConferenceKenya Broadcasting Corporation

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CDC: More Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine - CBS Local

July 24, 2014 - 4:38pm

CBS Local

CDC: More Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine
CBS Local
NEW YORK (AP) – The government is reporting an increase in teenage girls getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine – but it's not much of a bump. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the HPV vaccination rate was flat.
More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccineAZFamily

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More Girls Are Receiving Cervical Cancer Vaccine - KWTX

July 24, 2014 - 2:53pm

More Girls Are Receiving Cervical Cancer Vaccine
KWTX
NEW YORK (July 24, 2014) A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released Thursday shows an increase in the percentage of teenage girls who are receiving a controversial cervical cancer vaccine, but it's slight. The vaccination rate ...

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More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine -- but not enough, CDC says - Fox News

July 24, 2014 - 2:31pm

Fox News

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine -- but not enough, CDC says
Fox News
More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health officials ...

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