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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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26 women die of cervical cancer daily in Nigeria-Radiologist - Premium Times

June 15, 2014 - 1:38pm

The Guardian Nigeria

26 women die of cervical cancer daily in Nigeria-Radiologist
Premium Times
No fewer than 26 Nigerian women die daily as a result of cervical cancer, a radiologist, Ifeoma Okoye, said Saturday in Lagos. Ms. Okoye, also the Founder, Breast Without Spot, BWS, Initiative, an non-governmental organisation, made the disclosure at ...
26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria - ExpertNigerian Observer

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Nigeria: 26 women die daily from cervical cancer - expert - StarAfrica.com

June 15, 2014 - 12:54pm

The Guardian Nigeria

Nigeria: 26 women die daily from cervical cancer - expert
StarAfrica.com
Okoye, who is the founder of Breast Without Spot (BWS) initiative, an NGO, said at the inauguration of a School-Based Cervical Cancer Vaccination Awareness Initiative Saturday in Lagos that cervical cancer was killing more people worldwide than HIV ...
26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria, Says RadiologistThe Guardian Nigeria
26 women die of cervical cancer daily in Nigeria-RadiologistPremium Times
'26 Women Die Daily of Cervical Cancer in Nigeria'THISDAY Live
Nigerian Observer
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26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria - Radiologist - Nigerian Observer

June 15, 2014 - 7:07am

26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria - Radiologist
Nigerian Observer
She said that cervical cancer was killing more people worldwide than HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria put together. “We conducted a survey and discovered that cervical cancer is the second killer cancer among women and Nigeria is also the tenth in ...

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26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria, Says Radiologist - The Guardian Nigeria

June 14, 2014 - 6:14pm

The Guardian Nigeria

26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria, Says Radiologist
The Guardian Nigeria
Okoye, also the Founder, Breast Without Spot (BWS) Initiative, an NGO, made the disclosure at the inauguration of a School-Based Cervical Cancer Vaccination Awareness Initiative, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). She said that cervical cancer ...
Nigeria: 26 women die daily from cervical cancer - expertStarAfrica.com
26 women die of cervical cancer daily in Nigeria-RadiologistPremium Times
'26 Women Die Daily of Cervical Cancer in Nigeria'THISDAY Live
Nigerian Observer
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Cervical cancer vaccinations are globally effective and economical - HealthCanal.com

June 13, 2014 - 7:20pm

Cervical cancer vaccinations are globally effective and economical
HealthCanal.com
HPV vaccinationHuman Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination of 58 million girls could prevent 690,000 cases of cervical cancer and 420,000 deaths, according to new research published in The Lancet Global Health. HPV vaccination The research, led by the ...

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Cervical Cancer Screenings: Why Are We Putting Them Off? - Huffington Post UK

June 13, 2014 - 12:18pm

This Is Wiltshire

Cervical Cancer Screenings: Why Are We Putting Them Off?
Huffington Post UK
The NHS currently spends approximately £21million a year treating cervical cancer patients, often in circumstances when preventative screenings would have meant early diagnosis, so the urgency to increase up-take is a seriously pressing matter. Why ...
Warning over risk of cervical cancerNottingham Post
Call from Melksham woman over cervical cancer testsThis Is Wiltshire
Cervical screening up-take lower in London than other parts of the countrySouth West Londoner

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Common myths about fighting cancer - The Australian

June 13, 2014 - 2:02am

Common myths about fighting cancer
The Australian
It only protects against two of the dozen-plus strains of HPV that can cause cervical cancer. Even then the vaccination is only fully effective when given to women who have not yet been exposed to HPV — that is, virgins. Thus all women, including ...

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Warning over risk of cervical cancer - Nottingham Post

June 13, 2014 - 1:14am

Warning over risk of cervical cancer
Nottingham Post
HEALTH experts are urging people to be more aware of cervical cancer after it was revealed that the number of women being diagnosed with the condition has reached its highest level in 15 years. The NHS Nottingham City Clinical Commissioning Group ...

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Cancer pill fights disease and gives lifelong protection - Telegraph.co.uk

June 12, 2014 - 1:00am

Telegraph.co.uk

Cancer pill fights disease and gives lifelong protection
Telegraph.co.uk
... such as pancreatic cancer.” The study was published in the journal Nature and funded by Cancer Research UK, the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and the Wellcome Trust. How HIV drug could treat cervical cancer. Science News ...
Common myths about fighting cancerThe Australian

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VIDEO: Immunotherapy as treatment for cervical cancer - The Oncology Report

June 11, 2014 - 10:55am

VIDEO: Immunotherapy as treatment for cervical cancer
The Oncology Report
CHICAGO – Research demonstrating that immunotherapy can be harnessed to treat metastatic cervical cancer was one of the highlights of the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. We spoke with gynecologic cancer expert Dr. Don ...

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VIDEO: Metastatic cervical cancer yields to immunotherapy - The Oncology Report

June 11, 2014 - 10:55am

VIDEO: Metastatic cervical cancer yields to immunotherapy
The Oncology Report
CHICAGO – For the first time, researchers have shown that immunotherapy using adoptive T-cell therapy can induce complete remission in metastatic cervical cancer. The study involved just nine patients given a single infusion of human papillomavirus ...

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VIDEO: Immunotherapy as treatment for cervical cancer - The Oncology Report

June 11, 2014 - 10:55am

VIDEO: Immunotherapy as treatment for cervical cancer
The Oncology Report
CHICAGO – Research demonstrating that immunotherapy can be harnessed to treat metastatic cervical cancer was one of the highlights of the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. We spoke with gynecologic cancer expert Dr. Don ...

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Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer - The Daily News Online

June 11, 2014 - 5:02am

Telegraph.co.uk

Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer
The Daily News Online
CHICAGO — Two years ago, Arrica Wallace was riddled with tumors from widely spread cervical cancer that the strongest chemotherapy and radiation could not beat back. Today, the Kansas mother shows no signs of the disease, and it was her own immune ...
Cancer pill fights disease and gives lifelong protectionTelegraph.co.uk
Cancer therapy hopeGulf Weekly
Common myths about fighting cancerThe Australian

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Cervical cancer survivor thanks smear test for saving her life and tells how ... - Scottish Daily Record

June 11, 2014 - 4:19am

Scottish Daily Record

Cervical cancer survivor thanks smear test for saving her life and tells how ...
Scottish Daily Record
CERVICAL cancer screening is thought to save up to 5000 lives a year and yet, according to the Eve Appeal, more than 20 per cent of women in the UK still fail to attend screening sessions. Share; Share; Tweet; +1; Email. Cheryl McCrorie. TEACHER Cheryl ...

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Cancer therapy hope - Gulf Weekly

June 11, 2014 - 12:49am

Telegraph.co.uk

Cancer therapy hope
Gulf Weekly
A new type of personalised cancer therapy in which immune cells are harvested from patients' tumours, grown in the lab and infused back into the body, showed dramatic results in a small, government-led trial in women with advanced cervical cancer.
Cancer pill fights disease and gives lifelong protectionTelegraph.co.uk
Common myths about fighting cancerThe Australian

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Canada Approves Roche's HPV Test as a First-line Cervical Cancer Screen - GenomeWeb

June 10, 2014 - 5:09pm

Canada Approves Roche's HPV Test as a First-line Cervical Cancer Screen
GenomeWeb
In this archived webinar, recorded Feb. 19, 2014, two speakers outline applications of Rubicon Genomics' PicoPLEX DNA-seq single cell library preparation kit. Jeramiah Smith, assistant professor of biology at the University of Kentucky, discusses the ...

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Canada Approves Roche's HPV Test as a First-line Cervical Cancer Screen - GenomeWeb

June 10, 2014 - 5:09pm

Canada Approves Roche's HPV Test as a First-line Cervical Cancer Screen
GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche announced after the close of the market on Tuesday that Health Canada approved the cobas 4800 HPV Test as a first-line primary screening test for cervical cancer in women at least 25 years old. The announcement ...

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New HPV Test Sensitive, Specific for Cervical Cancer - Monthly Prescribing Reference

June 10, 2014 - 1:24pm

New HPV Test Sensitive, Specific for Cervical Cancer
Monthly Prescribing Reference
(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.

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