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CDC: Millions Given Access to Breast, Cervical Cancer Screening - HCPLive

August 8, 2014 - 11:06am

CDC: Millions Given Access to Breast, Cervical Cancer Screening
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THURSDAY, Aug. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of American women have benefited from a breast and cervical cancer screening program offered by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, according to a new report. The report was ...
Experts say awareness on cervical cancer screening too low in NigeriaThe Guardian Nigeria
WHO hands over cervical cancer, TB equipmentThe Swazi Observer
Lessons Learned From Free Cancer Screening for Poor US WomenMedscape
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Clinical trial provides women with more accurate way to detect cervical cancer - News-Medical.net

August 8, 2014 - 2:01am

Clinical trial provides women with more accurate way to detect cervical cancer
News-Medical.net
Jersey Shore University Medical Center is conducting a clinical trial that provides women with a more accurate way to detect cervical cancer. The clinical research study, led by Mark Martens, M.D., chair of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Jersey Shore ...

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A New Way to More Accurately Detect Cervical Cancer in Women - Newswise (press release)

August 7, 2014 - 3:47pm

A New Way to More Accurately Detect Cervical Cancer in Women
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Neptune, NJ – August 7, 2014 – Jersey Shore University Medical Center is conducting a clinical trial that provides women with a more accurate way to detect cervical cancer. The clinical research study, led by Mark Martens, M.D., chair of ...

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Millions Given Access to Breast, Cervical Cancer Screening: CDC - U.S. News & World Report

August 7, 2014 - 2:37pm

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Millions Given Access to Breast, Cervical Cancer Screening: CDC
U.S. News & World Report
THURSDAY, Aug. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of American women have benefited from a breast and cervical cancer screening program offered by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, according to a new report. The program was ...
CDC Reports Millions of Underserved Women in the US Have Benefited From ...Sierra Sun Times

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Experts Say Awareness On Cervical Cancer Screening Too Low in Nigeria - The Guardian

August 7, 2014 - 4:35am

Medscape

Experts Say Awareness On Cervical Cancer Screening Too Low in Nigeria
The Guardian
TO reduce cancers, especially cervical cancer incidence and mortality rates in Nigeria, experts have called on medical practitioners across the federation to always recommend cancer screening to all their female patients, irrespective of the latter's ...
CDC: Millions Given Access to Breast, Cervical Cancer ScreeningHCPLive
A New Way to More Accurately Detect Cervical Cancer in WomenNewswise (press release)
Millions Benefit from CDC's Breast, Cervical CA ScreeningMonthly Prescribing Reference

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Cervical Cancer As Consequence of Underage Marriages - AllAfrica.com

August 7, 2014 - 12:38am

Cervical Cancer As Consequence of Underage Marriages
AllAfrica.com
Findings from the 2014 Africa Cervical Cancer Factsheet and Scorecard of the Africa Health, Human and Social Development Information Service (Afri-Dev. Info) released on Monday shows that the high incidence, risk and mortality from cervical cancer in ...
Smoking and Cervical CancerCancer

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Smoking and Cervical Cancer - Cancer

August 6, 2014 - 2:02pm

Smoking and Cervical Cancer
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Smoking has also been linked to the development of cervical cancer. There are different ways that smoking can increase the risk of cervical cancer in women. These are due to direct and indirect methods of inducing cervical cancer. The direct way is ...

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Need to create cervical cancer awareness due to its prevalance among African ... - The Standard Digital News

August 6, 2014 - 4:38am

Need to create cervical cancer awareness due to its prevalance among African ...
The Standard Digital News
In Kenya, Cervical cancer is a huge threat. According to the World Health Organisation, the disease is nearly six times more prevalent in Kenya than in Western Europe, and ten times than in the United States. It is also the cancer that kills most women ...

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Need to create cervical cancer awareness due to its prevalance among African ... - The Standard Digital News

August 6, 2014 - 4:38am

The Standard Digital News

Need to create cervical cancer awareness due to its prevalance among African ...
The Standard Digital News
For many of us women taking about what is 'under the belt' is quite a big taboo as issues to do with reproductive organs are considered obscene in our African culture. However there is a need to do away with these misconceptions as our reproductive ...

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Importance of screening for cervical cancer - myfox8.com

August 5, 2014 - 10:06am

Importance of screening for cervical cancer
myfox8.com
The American Cancer Society estimates that 12,360 new cases of cervical cancer will be diagnosed within the United States in 2014. Fortunately, with the development and utilization of pap smears as an effective screening method for the disease ...

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Negative HPV more predictive for low cervical cancer risk than negative Pap - Oncology Nurse Advisor

August 5, 2014 - 7:08am

Negative HPV more predictive for low cervical cancer risk than negative Pap
Oncology Nurse Advisor
In the United States, human papillomavirus (HPV) and Papanicolaou (Pap) cotesting for cervical cancer every 5 years in women age 30 to 65 years is now recommended. However, the HPV test alone may provide better reassurance against cervical cancer ...

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Planned Parenthood stresses importance of HPV vaccine - Monroe Courier

August 4, 2014 - 7:09pm

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Planned Parenthood stresses importance of HPV vaccine
Monroe Courier
“The danger of HPV is that it can lead to more serious diseases, with two subtypes causing 70 percent of cervical cancer. It is important parents vaccinate their children for HPV early,” Spurrell said. “Getting all the recommended vaccines, including ...
Michigan teens start HPV vaccine but don't finish it, federal health data ...Michigan Business Review - MLive.com

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Michigan teens start HPV vaccine but don't finish it, federal health data ... - Michigan Business Review - MLive.com

August 4, 2014 - 2:07pm

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Michigan teens start HPV vaccine but don't finish it, federal health data ...
Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
HPV is a leading cause of cervical cancer in women, which is why girls are most often given the vaccine, but boys receive the shots as well to prevent carrying the disease. The survey found, however, that boys are being inoculated at much lower rates ...
HPV vaccineOnMedica

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More US Girls Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine But Not Enough - WZTV

August 4, 2014 - 1:02pm

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More US Girls Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine But Not Enough
WZTV
More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health officials worried ...

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More US Girls Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine But Not Enough - WZTV

August 4, 2014 - 1:02pm

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More US Girls Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine But Not Enough
WZTV
More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health officials worried ...
Planned Parenthood stresses importance of HPV vaccineMonroe Courier
Communication can protect teens from HPV in the futureStandard-Examiner
Michigan teens start HPV vaccine but don't finish it, federal health data ...Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog) -OnMedica
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Cervicalcancer screenings changing - Citizens Voice

August 4, 2014 - 4:03am

Cervicalcancer screenings changing
Citizens Voice
Q: I am 31 years old and have always had normal Pap smears. I just read that HPV testing might be better. What do you suggest? A: Screening for cervical cancer has led to a dramatic decrease in the disease. Until fairly recently, all cervical cancer ...

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Vaccination can prevent cervical cancer - Assam Tribune

August 2, 2014 - 2:16pm

Vaccination can prevent cervical cancer
Assam Tribune
In his inaugural address, Dr Singh highlighted on high prevalence of cervical cancer in India. He stated that 12,000 tele-radiotherapy machines are needed in India as per World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendation. “Unfortunately, India has at ...

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Changes in cervical cancer screening prove effective - The Salinas Californian

August 2, 2014 - 5:14am

Changes in cervical cancer screening prove effective
The Salinas Californian
DEAR READER: Screening for cervical cancer has led to a dramatic decrease in the disease. Until fairly recently, all cervical cancer screening was done by Pap smear. But the FDA recently approved the use of a new screening tool — the HPV DNA test ...
Preventing cervical cancermyfox8.com
Ask Dr. K: Changes in cervical cancer screeningMonterey County Herald

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Ask Dr. K: Changes in cervical cancer screening - Monterey County Herald

August 1, 2014 - 5:33pm

Ask Dr. K: Changes in cervical cancer screening
Monterey County Herald
Q I am 31 years old and have always had normal Pap smears. I just read that HPV testing might be better. What do you suggest? A Screening for cervical cancer has led to a dramatic decrease in the disease. Until fairly recently, all cervical cancer ...

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Preventing cervical cancer - myfox8.com

August 1, 2014 - 2:20pm

Preventing cervical cancer
myfox8.com
The American Cancer Society estimates that 12,360 new cases of cervical cancer will be diagnosed within the United States in 2014. Fortunately, with the development and utilization of pap smears as an effective screening method for the disease ...
Changes in cervical cancer screeningDaily Journal Online

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