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Cervical Cancer - What You Need to Know About It - The Star

October 20, 2014 - 9:41am

Cervical Cancer - What You Need to Know About It
The Star
The number of women in Kenya at risk of cervical cancer over the age of 15 years is 10.3 million. You would expect that with such a high prevalence rate the screening coverage would be equally high. However, the cervical cancer screening coverage is 3 ...

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Luisa Guerra dead after doctors failed to spot her cervical cancer - Daily Mail

October 20, 2014 - 7:52am

Daily Mail

Luisa Guerra dead after doctors failed to spot her cervical cancer
Daily Mail
A young mother died of cervical cancer despite being seen by doctors fifty times in six years, her family claimed today. Luisa Guerra, 35, from Kent, was so desperate for answers she paid for a private scan and then found out tumours had spread ...
Rochester mum Luisa Guerra died of cervical cancer after doctors at City Way ...Kent Online

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Bringing cervical-cancer testing to women with no doctor - Haaretz

October 18, 2014 - 6:48pm

Haaretz

Bringing cervical-cancer testing to women with no doctor
Haaretz
A Tel Aviv startup is working to bring cervical-cancer assessment to two billion women worldwide who have access to cellphones but no access to qualified physicians. MobileOCT is developing a low-cost mobile colposcope – the equipment a physician uses ...

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Mother and Daughter Crusade for Prevention of Cervical Cancer - The Root

October 17, 2014 - 7:56pm

The Root

Mother and Daughter Crusade for Prevention of Cervical Cancer
The Root
They learned that ovarian, cervical, and cancer in the lining of the uterus are among the most common cancers found in women. Also, they found that of the 500,000 women projected to die of cervical cancer by 2030, 98 percent of those deaths are ...

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Pap Day organizers hope to improve cervical cancer screening rates - InsideHalton.com

October 17, 2014 - 7:45pm

Pap Day organizers hope to improve cervical cancer screening rates
InsideHalton.com
There will be no balloons or party games at this special event, just a bunch of women getting screened for cervical cancer. The first-ever Hamilton Pap Day is set for Wednesday at St. Joseph's Hospital's Fontbonne Clinic, between 9:30 and 11:30 a.m ...
PAP clinic to be held next weekPrince Albert Daily Herald

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Pap Day organizers hope to improve cervical cancer screening rates - Hamilton Spectator

October 17, 2014 - 7:34pm

Pap Day organizers hope to improve cervical cancer screening rates
Hamilton Spectator
There will be no balloons or party games at this special event, just a bunch of women getting screened for cervical cancer. The first-ever Hamilton Pap Day is set for Wednesday at St. Joseph's Hospital's Fontbonne Clinic, between 9:30 and 11:30 a.m ...
PAP clinic to be held next weekPrince Albert Daily Herald

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Mother and Daughter Crusade for Prevention of Cervical Cancer - The Root

October 17, 2014 - 2:14am

The Root

Mother and Daughter Crusade for Prevention of Cervical Cancer
The Root
After a gynecologic oncologist completed the procedure, Dicey Scroggins was found to have stage 1A clear-cell cervical cancer (pdf). The bad news was that clear-cell cervical cancer is the most aggressive and most widely misunderstood form of cervical ...

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Cediranib added to chemotherapy improves progression-free survival in cervical ... - Oncology Nurse Advisor

October 16, 2014 - 2:10pm

Cediranib added to chemotherapy improves progression-free survival in cervical ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor
For patients with cervical cancer that has recurred after treatment or has spread elsewhere in the body, adding the experimental drug cediranib to standard chemotherapy improves tumor shrinkage and adds a modest improvement in progression-free survival.

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XX Files: Cervical cancer screening: When do I get a Pap? - STLtoday.com

October 16, 2014 - 12:20am

XX Files: Cervical cancer screening: When do I get a Pap?
STLtoday.com
It is a great screening tool because it is relatively easy and inexpensive to perform. In fact, since the Pap test screening was widely introduced, the number of women diagnosed with cervical cancer has decreased by more than 50 percent in the United ...

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Cervical Cancer Steals Sister Too Soon - AllAfrica.com

October 15, 2014 - 9:25am

Cervical Cancer Steals Sister Too Soon
AllAfrica.com
After the passing of her sister, Sandra Madonsela* says she her sister might still be alive if she had gone for cervical cancer screening sooner. Madonsela said that her sister, who was also living with HIV, had been experiencing symptoms for some time ...

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Communities embrace cervical cancer vaccination - NewsDay

October 14, 2014 - 10:01pm

Communities embrace cervical cancer vaccination
NewsDay
“The programme was well accepted in the two districts we started off with and it was well beyond our expectations. “We see a lot of interest in the programme from all the parents and the pupils themselves.” Cervical cancer caused by sexually ...
Doctors of Britain and Spain have claimed new non invasive urine based HPV ...Uncover Herald

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Israeli Micromedic Successfully Tests Cervical Cancer Diagnostic in China - Jewish Business News

October 14, 2014 - 4:17pm

Israeli Micromedic Successfully Tests Cervical Cancer Diagnostic in China
Jewish Business News
It also announced the receipt of a second significant order for the purchase of cervical cancer detection kits from its strategic partner in China, Biomics Co., comprising kit materials for approximately 100,000 tests. This follows the first commercial ...

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Free breast cancer and cervical cancer screenings - wwlp.com

October 14, 2014 - 12:15pm

wwlp.com

Free breast cancer and cervical cancer screenings
wwlp.com
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Cooley Dickinson Hospital is offering free breast cancer and cervical cancer screenings Tuesday evening, the clinic will be open from 5:30-7:30 PM. Physicians, certified nurse midwives, and nurse practitioners will perform ...

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One-minute test for cervical cancer, costs only Rs 2 - Times of India

October 13, 2014 - 7:46pm

Times of India

One-minute test for cervical cancer, costs only Rs 2
Times of India
NEW DELHI: It's good news. In less than a minute and for just Rs 2, women can now get tested for cervical lesions. A study has found VIA-visual inspection with acetic acid-to be a cost-effective screening method for cervical cancer. The accuracy of ...
Study finds low-cost test better than Pap smear for screening cervical cancerIndian Express
Inexpensive cervical cancer screening method devisedFinancial Express
New Indian Cervical Cancer Test VIA Costing Rs. 2 May Replace Rs.1000 Pap ...Microfinance Monitor

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Study finds low-cost test better than Pap smear for screening cervical cancer - Indian Express

October 13, 2014 - 3:14pm

Financial Express

Study finds low-cost test better than Pap smear for screening cervical cancer
Indian Express
A study on 500 women at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, which compared the low-cost Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid (VIA) test for screening of cervical cancer with the traditional and costlier Pap smear test, found that the former has higher sensitivity ...
Inexpensive cervical cancer screening method devisedFinancial Express
New Indian Cervical Cancer Test VIA Costing Rs. 2 May Replace Rs.1000 Pap ...Microfinance Monitor
Visual inspection more effective in detecting lesions: StudyVancouver Desi

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Inexpensive cervical cancer screening method devised - Economic Times

October 13, 2014 - 7:03am

Financial Express

Inexpensive cervical cancer screening method devised
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: Researchers at a city hospital have found an inexpensive way to screen for cervical cancer by visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) method, which they state is as good as a pap smear test. VIA--an effective screening method for cervical ...
One-minute test for cervical cancer, costs only Rs 2Times of India
Study finds low-cost test better than Pap smear for screening cervical cancerIndian Express
Visual inspection more effective in detecting lesions: StudyDaijiworld.com
Star Observer
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Inexpensive cervical cancer screening method devised - Zee News

October 13, 2014 - 4:56am

Zee News

Inexpensive cervical cancer screening method devised
Zee News
New Delhi: Researchers at a city hospital have found an inexpensive way to screen for cervical cancer by visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) method, which they state is as good as a pap smear test. VIA--an effective screening method for cervical ...
Study finds low-cost test better than Pap smear for screening cervical cancerIndian Express
Study reveals lower rates of pap smear tests among lesbiansStar Observer
Visual inspection more effective in detecting lesions: StudyBusiness Standard

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Cervical Cancer Preventable; Vaccination Available: US Doctor - The New Indian Express

October 12, 2014 - 7:35pm

The New Indian Express

Cervical Cancer Preventable; Vaccination Available: US Doctor
The New Indian Express
KOCHI: Cervical cancer is preventable as vaccination is available worldwide. Still Kerala which is on a par with developed nations in its healthcare indices has not been able to tackle the alarming increase in the number of cases. It is definitely the ...

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Cervical Cancer Preventable;Vaccination Available: US Doc - The New Indian Express

October 12, 2014 - 7:35pm

The New Indian Express

Cervical Cancer Preventable;Vaccination Available: US Doc
The New Indian Express
KOCHI: Cervical cancer is preventable as vaccination is available worldwide. Still Kerala which is on a par with developed nations in its healthcare indices has not been able to tackle the alarming increase in the number of cases. It is definitely the ...

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Micromedic product diagnoses cervical cancer - Globes

October 12, 2014 - 10:29am

Micromedic product diagnoses cervical cancer
Globes
Micromedic Technologies Ltd. (TASE:MCTC), the cancer diagnosis technology unit in Bio-Light Israeli Life Sciences Investments Ltd. (TASE:BOLT; Bulletin Board: BLGTY), which owns 31% of Micromedic, has announced that a trial of its product for detecting ...

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